Synarthroses are a functional class of joint that permit very little or no movement under normal conditions.

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rID: 42733
Section: Anatomy
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Synarthrosis

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    Figure 1: fibrous joint
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    Figure 2: synchondrosis
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