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  1. Immovable joint between flat bones of the skull united by a thin layer of dense connective tissue
    Suture
  2. Fibrocartilage fills the slightly movable joint
    Symphysis
  3. Temporary joint in which bones are united by bands of hyaline cartilage
    Synchondrosis
  4. Slightly movable joint in which bones are united by interosseous membrane
    Sydesmosis
  5. Joint formed by union of tooth root in bony socket
    Gomphosis
  6. Suture features/examples
    dense fibrous connective tissue, immovable

    ie sutures of the skull
  7. Gomphosis feature/example
    periodontal ligament, immovable

    ie tooth socket
  8. Syndesmosis features/examples
    dense fibrous connective tissue, slight movable

    ie radius/ulna, tibiofibular joint
  9. synchondrosis feature/example
    hyaline cartilage, immovable

    ie epiphyseal plates
  10. symphsis features/example
    fibrocartilage, slightly movable

    ie pubic symphysis, intervertebral discs
  11. ball-and-socket feature/example
    movements in all planes

    ie hip, shoulder
  12. hinge feature/example
    flexion and extension

    ie elbow, knee, interphalangeal
  13. condylar feature/example
    flex, extend, abduct, adduct

    ie radiocarpal, metacarpophalangeal
  14. pivot features/example
    rotation

    ie radioulnar at elbow, dens at atlas
  15. saddle features/examples
    variety of movement in 2 planes

    ie base of thumb with trapezium
  16. plane features/example
    sliding or twisting

    ie intercarpal, intertarsal
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    Rotation
  18. Elevation
    elevation
  19. ElevationArrows pointing down
    depression
  20. supination-148F0615BFF59BA5AB3
    supination
  21. pronation-14C42C9564242BF7282
    pronation
  22. prom-baby-shldr-abduction
    abduction
  23. HdzaHICw9M.ZukNWE4omOA_m
    adduction
  24. circumduction
    circumduction
  25. slide0067_image063
    C?
    protraction
  26. slide0067_image063
    D?
    retraction
  27. cervical_extension
    extention
  28. cervical_flexion
    flexion
  29. X2604-D-45
    dorsiflexion
  30. image_knee2
    plantar flexion

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Joints quiz
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