skeleton

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  • Created on: 18-01-17 21:13
joint
a place where two or more bones meet
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synovial joint
a type of joint found in the lims that contains synovial membrane
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cartilage
at the ends of bones to provide a smooth fiction free surface
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synovial fluid
produced by the synovial membrane to lubricate the joint
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ligaments
connect bone to bone
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capsule
tough fibrous tissue surrounding a synovial joint usually supported by ligamentd
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dislocation
when the bones of a joint seperate from their normal position
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tendons
connect muscle to bone
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bursae
a fluid filled bag that reduces friction at a joint
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tendons
connect muscle to bone
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bursae
a fluid filled bag that reduces friction at a joint
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flexion
movement when angle between bones reduces
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extension
movement where angle between bones increase
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vertebrae
bones that form the spine or backbone
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Card 2

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synovial joint

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a type of joint found in the lims that contains synovial membrane

Card 3

Front

cartilage

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Card 4

Front

synovial fluid

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Card 5

Front

ligaments

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