Medical Definition of Facet joints

1. The synovial joints between zygapophyses or articular processes of the vertebrae. Synonym: articulationes zygapophyseales, facet joints, interarticular joints, juncturae zygapophyseales. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Facet Joints

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facet joints (current term)
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