Nonsynovial joint in which the articulating bones or cartilages are connected by ligaments. Examples: sagittal suture, inferior tibiofibular syndesmosis, gomphosis.[FMA] [ FMA:FMA http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fibrous_joint ]

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uberon_slim, vertebrate_core

definition

Nonsynovial joint in which the articulating bones or cartilages are connected by ligaments. Examples: sagittal suture, inferior tibiofibular syndesmosis, gomphosis.[FMA]

external definition

A joint where fibrous tissue such as ligament connects two calcified tissues.[TAO]

has exact synonym

articulatio fibrosa

has related synonym

junctura fibrosa

id

UBERON:0002209

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