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A protective layer of firm, flexible cartilage over the articulating ends of bones. It provides a smooth surface for joint movement, protecting the ends of long bones from wear at points of contact. [1]

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NLM Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) [1]

M0003569 ( Cartilage, Articular )

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Cartilage, Articular

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Last Update : 2018-12-18 | Date Created : 2014-04-17