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Joint Capsule

Known as: Synovial Capsules, Articular Capsules, Capsule, Articular 
The sac enclosing a joint. It is composed of an outer fibrous articular capsule and an inner SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE.
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To evaluate anterior cruciate ligament transection (ACLT) and destabilization of the medial meniscus (DMM) surgical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The hip joint capsule functions to constrain translation between the femur and acetabulum while allowing rotational and planar… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Background: An osseous defect of the glenoid rim is sometimes caused by multiple recurrent dislocations of the shoulder. It is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The primary source for the blood supply of the head of the femur is the deep branch of the medial femoral circumflex artery (MFCA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
  • J. Costen
  • The Annals of otology, rhinology, and laryngology
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 30664556
The problem of temporomandibular joint function and occlusion being a major dental issue, it appears almost entirely in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Neurotrophin-3-deficient (NT-3-deficient) mice were generated by gene targeting. Mutant mice displayed severe movement defects of… Expand
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Review
1994
Review
1994
The joint capsule is vital to the function of synovial joints. It seals the joint space, provides passive stability by limiting… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The pain patterns evoked by stimulation of normal cervical zygapophyseal joints were determined in five volunteers. Under… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The gross and histologic anatomy of the inferior glenohumeral ligament was studied in 11 fresh frozen cadaver shoulders… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Examination of a great number of tissue samples taken from the newly formed capsules surrounding artificial joints reveals small… Expand
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