Ch8SynovialJoints.txt

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  1. Ball-and-socket, condylar, plane, hinge, pivot, and saddle
    Synovial Joints
  2. Ball-shaped head of one bone articulates with cup-shaped socket of another.
    Ball-and-socket
  3. Oval-shaped condyle of one bone articulated with elliptical cavity of another
    Condylar
  4. Articulating surfaces are nearly flat or slightly curved
    Plane
  5. Convex surface of one bone articulates with concave surface of another
    Hinge
  6. Cylindrical surface of one bone articulates with ring of bone and ligament
    Pivot
  7. Articulating surfaces have both concave and convex regions; surface of one bone fits the complementary surface of another
    Saddle
  8. Movements in all planes, including rotation. Shoulder and hip.
    Ball-and-socket
  9. Variety of movements in different planes but no rotation. Between Metacarpals and phalanges.
    Condylar
  10. Sliding or twisting. Between wrist and ankle.
    Plane
  11. Flexion and extension. Elbow and joints of phalanges.
    Hinge
  12. Rotation. Joint between proximal ends of radius and ulna.
    Pivot
  13. Variety of movements, mainly in two planes. Joint between carpal and metacarpal of thumb.
    Saddle
  14. Shoulder, elbow, hip, knee.
    Primary examples of Synovial joints
  15. How joints are grouped functionally (degree of movement).
    Synarthrotic (immovable), amphairthrotic (slightly moveable), diarthrotic (free moving)

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