Anatomy of a healthy joint

Illustration of Anatomy of a healthy joint

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The synovial membrane lines the joint and produces synovial fluid to cushion the movement of the joint.

Last Updated: April 17, 2009

Medical Review: Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Richa Dhawan, MD - Rheumatology

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