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Fibrous Joints

Joints held together by collagenous

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Fibrous Joints Examples

- Suture: Frontal and pariental bones
- Gomphosis: Teeth and mandible
- Syndesmosis: Distal tibia and fibula

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Cartilaginous Joints

Joints held together by cartilage

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Cartilaginous Joints Example

- Synarthrotic: Hyaline cartilage
- Amphiarthrotic: Fribrocartilage

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Synovial Joints

Joints enclosed by synovial capsule

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Synovial Joints Example

- Ball and socket: Acetabulum and femur
- Pivot: Atlas and axis
- Saddle: Trapezium and first metacarpal
- Hinge: Humerus and ulna
- Plane: Between carpal bones
- Condylar- Radius and scaphoid