junctura cartilaginea

junctura cartilaginea
[TA] cartilaginous joint: a type of synarthrosis in which the union of the bony elements is by intervening cartilage; the two types are synchondrosis and symphysis.

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  • junctura — 1. SYN: joint. 2. SYN: junction. [L. a joining] j. cartilaginea [TA] SYN: cartilaginous joint. j. fibrosa [TA] SYN: fibrous joint. j. lumbosacralis SYN: lumbosacral joint. juncturae membri inferioris liberi SYN: synovial joints of free lower limb …   Medical dictionary

  • cartilaginous joint — junctura cartilaginea …   Medical dictionary

  • 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

  • ARTICULATIONS — En anatomie, le terme «articulation» désigne l’ensemble des moyens d’union de deux pièces du squelette entre elles. Il n’implique pas obligatoirement la notion de mobilité, puisque des articulations fixes unissent les os du crâne. On distingue: – …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • synarthrosis — An immovable or nearly immovable union of rigid components of the skeletal system, including fibrous joints, cartilaginous joints, and bony unions (synostoses). See articulation. [G. fr. syn, together, + arthrosis, articulation] * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • Cartilaginous joint — Infobox Anatomy Name = PAGENAME Latin = junctura cartilaginea GraySubject = GrayPage = Caption = Caption2 = Precursor = System = Artery = Vein = Nerve = Lymph = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = j 02 DorlandsSuf = 12466115 Cartilaginous… …   Wikipedia

  • amphiarthrosis — SYN: symphysis (1). [amphi + G. arthrosis, joint] * * * am·phi·ar·thro·sis thrō səs n, pl thro·ses .sēz a slightly movable articulation (as a symphysis or a syndesmosis) * * * n. a slightly movable joint in which the bony surfaces are separated… …   Medical dictionary

  • Синхондроз — Распил затылочно клиновидного синхондроза у ребёнка: синим цветом обозначен хрящ, соединение покрыто общей …   Википедия

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