Joint capsule; Articular capsule - Capsula articularis

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General terms > Arthrology > Joints of thoracic limb > Distal radioulnar joint > Joint capsule; Articular capsule



The distal radioulnar joint is composed by an articular capsule that is continuous with the interosseous membrane of forearm, considered as a proximal continuation of the antebrachiocarpal joint capsule in carnivores and pigs.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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