Fibrous joint

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Fibrous joint
Latin junctura fibrosa
Dorlands/Elsevier j_02/12466171

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1]


Overview

Fibrous joints are connected by dense connective tissue, consisting mainly of collagen.

Types

The fibrous joints are further divided into three types:[1]

References

  1. "Module - Introduction to Joints". Retrieved 2008-01-29.

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