Medical Definition of Articulatio ellipsoidea

1. A modified ball-and-socket synovial joint in which the joint surfaces are elongated or ellipsoidal; it is a biaxial joint, i.e., two axes of motion at right angles to each other, the radiocarpal being an example. Synonym: articulatio ellipsoidea, articulatio condylaris, condylar articulation, condylar joint. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Articulatio Ellipsoidea

articulatio capitis costae
articulatio carpometacarpea pollicis
articulatio complexa
articulatio composita
articulatio condylaris
articulatio costochondralis
articulatio costotransversaria
articulatio cotylica
articulatio coxae
articulatio cricoarytenoidea
articulatio cricothyroidea
articulatio cubiti
articulatio cuneonavicularis
articulatio dentoalveolaris
articulatio ellipsoidea (current term)
articulatio fibrosa
articulatio genus
articulatio humeri
articulatio humeroradialis
articulatio humeroulnaris
articulatio incudomallearis
articulatio incudostapedia
articulatio lumbosacralis
articulatio mandibularis
articulatio mediocarpea
articulatio ossis pisiformis
articulatio ovoidalis
articulatio plana
articulatio radiocarpea

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