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             Classification of Joints

 

 

 

 

 

Fibrous

Joints

 

Sutures

suture joints of the skull

 

 

Syndesmoses

syndesmoses joints

 

 

 

Gomphoses

gomphoses joints
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cartilaginous

Joints

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sychondrosis

sychondrosis joints
sychondrosis joints

 

Symphyses

symphyses joints
 

 

 

 

  synovial joint

 

Synovial Joints

 

 

synovial joint

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plane Joints

plane joint

 

 

 

 

 

Hinge Joints

hinge joint

 

 

Pivot Joints

pivot joint

 

 

Condyloid or Ellipsoidal Joints

condyloid or ellipsoidal joints

 

 

 

 

 

Saddle Joints

saddle joints

 

 

 

Ball-and-Socket Joints

ball and socket joints