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Functional classifications of Joints
Synarthroidal, Amphiarthoidal, Diarthroidal
Structural classifications of Joints
Fibrous, Cartilagenous, Synovial

Gomphosis -  Functional & Structural classifications

Synarthoidal Fibrous  (Tooth socket)
Suture -  Functional & Structural classifications
Synarthroidal Fibrous (cranial sutures)

Syndesmosis -
Functional & Structural classifications
Amphiarthroidal Fibrous
(coracoclavicular & tibiofibular)


Symphysis -  Functional & Structural classifications
Amphiarthoidal Cartilagenous (symphysis of the pubis & intervertebral)
Synchondrosis - Functional & Structural classifications
Amphiarthooidal Cartilagenous (costochondral joints of the ribs with the sternum)

Arthoidal - Functional & Structural classifications
Diarthroidal Synovial (carpal and tarsometatarsal)
Condyloidal - (ellipsoid, ovoid, biaxial ball-and-socket) Functional & Structural classifications
Diarthoidal Synovial (radiocarpal, 2nd-5th metacarpaophalangeal)

Enarthoidal - (speroidal, multiaxial ball-and-socket) Functional & Structural classifications
Diarthoidal Synovial (glenohumeral, acetabularfemoral)
Ginglymus - (hinge) Functional & Structural classifications
Diarthoidal Synovial (elbow, ankle, knee)
Sellar - (sadle) Functional & Structural classifications
Diarthroidal Synovial (thumb @ the carpometacarpal)

Trochoidal - (pivot, screw) Functional & Structural classifications
Diarthoidal Synovial (radius @ radioulnar)
Ginglymus (hinge) Typical movements
Flexion, extension
Trochoidal (pivot, screw) Typical movements
Internal rotation, external rotation

Condyloid (ellipsoid, ovoid, biaxial ball-and socket) Typical movements
flexion, extension, ABduction, ADduction

Arthoidal (gliding, plane)
Typical movements
Flexion, extension, ABduction, ADduction, internal rotation, external rotation
Enarthoidal (spheroidal, multiaxial ball-and-socket) Typical movements

Flexion, extension, ABduction, ADduction, internal rotation, external rotation
Sellar (saddle)
Typical movements
Flexion, extension, ABduction, ADduction, internal rotation, external rotation
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