Medical Definition of Atlanto-occipital joint

1. A condylar synovial joint between the superior articular facets of the atlas and the condyles of the occipital bone. Synonym: articulatio atlanto-occipitalis, atlanto-occipital articulation. (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Atlanto-occipital Joint

atipamezole
atiptoe
atisane
atishoo
atishoos
atlanta
atlantad
atlantal
atlantes
atlantic
atlantic islands
atlantic part of vertebral artery
atlanto-
atlanto-occipital
atlanto-occipital articulation
atlanto-occipital joint (current term)
atlanto-occipital membrane
atlanto-odontoid
atlantoaxial
atlantoaxial joint
atlantodidymus
atlantoepistrophic
atlas
atlas fracture
atlas moth
atlas vertebra
atlases
atlasovite
atlastin

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