Joints and Articulations

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Joints and Articulations
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2015-10-10 17:07:01
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Exam 2
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  1. what does functional classification of a joint mean? 

    3 types. explain each
    Synarthroses-immoveable 

    Amphiarthroses- slightly moveable 

    Diathroses- Immoveable
  2. What is structural classification of a joint? 

    3 types, explain each
    Fibrous- sutures, gomposes, syndesmoses

    Cartilaginous- symphyses, synchondroses

    Synovial- ball and socket, hinge, saddle, condyloid, pivot, gliding
  3. Differences between non axial, uniaxial, biaxial, and multiaxial synovial diarthroses joints
    non- gliding joint

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