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chapter 8 review questions

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exhibit a joint cavity?
synovial joints
types are sutures and syndesmoses?
fibrous joints
bones connected by collagen fibers?
fibrous joints
types include synchondroses and symphyses?
cartilaginous joints
all are diarthrotic?
synovial joints
many are amphiarthrotic?
cartilaginous joints
bones are connected by a disc of hyaline cartilage or fibrocartilage?
cartilaginous joints
nearly all are synarthrotic?
Fibrous joints
shoulder, hip, jaw. and elbow joints
synovial joints
Freely movable joints are?
diarthroses
Anatomical characteristics of a synovial joint include?
all of the above
Factors that influence the stability of a synovial joint include?
presence of strong reinforcing ligaments
The description "Articular surfaces deep and secure; capsule heavily reinforced by ligaments and muscle tendons; extremly stable joint" best describes?
the hip joint
Ankylosis means?
immoblility of a joint due to fusion of its articular surfaces
An autoimmune disorder in which joints are effecte bilaterally and which involves pannus formation and gradual joint immobilization is?
rheumatiod arthritis