Joints

Joint Classification

  • Fibrous Joints
    • Sutures
    • Syndesmoses
    • Interosseous Membranes
  • Cartilaginous Joints
    • Synchondroses
    • Symphyses
  • Synovial Joints

Types of Movement at Synovial Joints

Flexion, Extension, Hyperextension, Abduction, Adduction, Circumduction, Rotation, Elevation, Depression, Protraction, Retraction, Inversion, Eversion, Dorsoflexion, Plantar flexion, Pronation, Supination, Opposition.

Selected Joints