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Flashcards in Cartilage Deck (16):
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Joints AKA

Articulations

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Combining form for joint

arthr/o

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Synarthroses

Allow no movement

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Amphiarthroses

Allow slight movement

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Diarthroses

Allow free movement

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Suture

A jagged line where bones join and form a nonmovable joint

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Fontanelle

A soft spot remaining at the junction of sutures that usually closes after birth

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Symphysis

A joint where 2 bones join and are held firmly together so that they function as one bone

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Symphysis AKA

Cartilaginous joint

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Diarthroses joint example

Synovial Joint

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Synovial joint AKA

Ball and socket joint

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Arthrodial or Condyloid joints

Joints with oval joints that fit into a socket
(Ex carpal joints)

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Trochoid Joints

Pulley shaped joints like the connection between the atlas to the axis

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Hinge Joints

Allow motion in one plane or direction
(Ex canine stifle or elbow joints)

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Gliding Joints

Move or glide over each other
(Ex radioulnar joint or the articulating process between successive vertebrae)

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Saddle Joints

Located in the carpometacarpal joint of the thumb