Last Updated on Aug 31, 2017

Glossary

Bursae: It is a sac which is lined by the synovial membrane which contains fluid. It protects the bones and tendons from friction by forming a cushion.


Joint: The point of juncture between two or more bones where movement occurs.

Arthroscopy: It is detecting device, which evaluates the level of damage in the joints.


Ligament: Fibrous, slightly elastic band of tissue which connects the ends of bones and prevents excessive movement of the joint, or holds organs in place.

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