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1

when movement is absent or greatly restricted its called?

synarthroses- together joint condition *fibrous

2

when joint has freedom of movement its called?

diarthroses- apart joint condition *cartilaginous

3

joints with slight movement potential are called?

amphiarthroses- both joint condition *synovial fluid

4

what are the 2 types of cartilaginous joints?

synchondrosis- temporary
symphysis- permanent

*both amphiarthrosis joints

5

plane synovial

diarthrosis arthrodia

6

pivot synovial

diarthrosis trochoid

7

saddle synovial

diarthrsis sellar

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condylar synovial

diarthrosis condylar

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ellipsoidal synovial

diarthrosis synovial

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diarthrosis arthrodia example

zygapophyses- plane synovial

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diarthrosis trochoid example

median atlanto-axial ligament- pivots are odontoid process

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diarthrosis sellar example

joint of luschka- saddle shaped

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diarthrosis condylar or ellipsoidal example

atlanto-occipital joint- 1 knuckle like, 1 concave or ellipsoidal