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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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Contrary to what occurs in most synovial joints, which are covered by hyaline cartilage, creating an advantage in terms of repair, sensitivity to aging and support for the forces of movement (Wurgaft & Montenegro; Okeson).
This model was identical to model C, but to more closely simulate the actual fluid in a synovial joint, a Ringer's solution, manufactured as per Casentini et al.
The hydration layer located between two lipidic bilayers in a synovial joint could probably be thick enough to result in an extremely low CoF.
Microscopic evaluation showed papillary proliferation in the synovial epithelium, an increase in the synovial joint lining, a follicle forming intense lymphoplasmacytic inflammation in some areas under the epithelium, intra-tissue fibrin deposition, and increased vascularization around and swelling in the vascular endothelium.
HA is also a major constituent of synovial joint fluid and hyaline cartilage tissue.
When tuberculosis affects the end of a long tubular bone, the adjacent synovial joint is usually involved.
In a case series of the synovial joint complications of SED, Sambrook et al noted cases of chronic synovitis and radiologically evident chondrocalcinosis in multiple joints.
Healed cases of synovial joint disease (HS) : 30 patients
Within this synovial joint is a fibrous disk or meniscus that divides the joint into superior and inferior compartments that do not communicate unless disk integrity is compromised.
The goal of viscosupplementation is to supplement and restore the natural elastic and viscous properties of the synovial joint fluid.