Temporomandibular joint | Why is it notlined by hyaline cartilage like the other joints?
a year ago
Do you know why TMJ is called as a diarthrodial joint ? Why is TMJ not lined by hyaline cartilage like the other synovial joints ? Watch this video to get clarity over your concepts... Video chapters:
00:33 What is TMJ?
00:44 What is meant by Synovial?
01:15 Classification of the joint
01:28 what is meant by diarthrodial?
02:18 Articulating surfaces
02:54 What is meant by ginglymoid?
03:19 Why is it called as arthrodial joint?
03:42 Articular fossa
04:30 clear the confusion between mandibular fossa, glenoid fossa and articular fossa
08:16 types of tissue lining the joint
08:45 why is TMJ not lined by hyaline cartilage
10:41 synovial membrane
11:06 what is meant by viscosity
11:26 Functions of the synovial fluid