- fibrous joint
- junctura fibrosa.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Fibrous joint — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = junctura fibrosa GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Caption2 = Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = j 02 DorlandsSuf = 12466171 Fibrous joints are… … Wikipedia
fibrous joint — noun an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull) • Syn: ↑suture, ↑sutura • Hypernyms: ↑joint, ↑articulation, ↑articulatio • Hyponyms: ↑ … Useful english dictionary
Joint — For other uses, see Joint (disambiguation). Typical Joint A joint is the location at which two or more bones make contact. They are constructed to allow movement and provide mechanical support, and are classified structurally and functionally … Wikipedia
fibrous ankylosis — n ankylosis due to the growth of fibrous tissue * * * reduced mobility of a joint due to proliferation of fibrous tissue; called also false a. and spurious a … Medical dictionary
joint capsule — n a ligamentous sac that surrounds the articular cavity of a freely movable joint, is attached to the bones, completely encloses the joint, and is composed of an outer fibrous membrane and an inner synovial membrane called also articular capsule … Medical dictionary
joint — /joynt/, n. 1. the place at which two things, or separate parts of one thing, are joined or united, either rigidly or in such a way as to permit motion; juncture. 2. a connection between pieces of wood, metal, or the like, often reinforced with… … Universalium
Joint — A joint is the area where two bones are attached for the purpose of motion of body parts. A joint is usually formed of fibrous connective tissue and cartilage. An articulation or an arthrosis is the same as a joint. Joints are grouped according… … Medical dictionary
joint disease — Introduction any of the diseases or injuries that affect human joints (joint). arthritis is no doubt the best known joint disease, but there are also many others. Diseases of the joints may be variously short lived or exceedingly chronic,… … Universalium
Fibrous membrane of articular capsule — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = membrana fibrosa capsulae articularis GraySubject = 68 GrayPage = 282 Caption = Diagrammatic section of a diarthrodial joint. Caption2 = Synovial joint Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph =… … Wikipedia
Joint, shoulder — The shoulder has two main bones: the scapula (the shoulder blade) and the humerus (the long bone of the upper arm). The end of the scapula, called the glenoid, is a socket into which the head of the humerus fits to form a flexible ball and socket … Medical dictionary