Anatomy and Kinesiology Articular System- Chapter 3

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Joint

Connection between two bones

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Functions of joints

Allow motion Bear body weight Provide stability Lubricate joint

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Fibrous joint

Thin layer of periosteum between the two bones

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Synarthrosis

Suture joint, formed to interlock openings (found in the skull sutures)

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Syndesmosis

Ligamentous joint with large amounts of fibrous tissue that hold joint together

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Gomphosis

Tooth and the wall of the socket

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Cartilaginous

Hyaline or fibrocartilage between surfaces (Spinal joints)

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Synovial (Diarthrodial) Joint

No direct connection to bone ends. Cavity is filled with synovial fluid Outer layer is fibrous tissue, inner layer secretes fluid

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Nonaxial joints

Linear movement in which flat surfaces of the bone glide over each other.

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Unilaxial

Angular motion that revolves around one plane on one axis of motion

Elbow

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Biaxial joint

Wrist Moves in two different directions (Flex/Ext; Radial/Ulnar deviation)

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Triaxial (Multiaxial) Joint

Active motion in all three axes- All are ball-and-socket joints.

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