Core Content - Core Orthopaedic Concepts - Cartilage and Osteoarthritis


Cartilage

 

Cartilage Types

The main types of cartilage are:

 
Articular (hyaline) cartilage The focus of this topic
Fibrocartilage Tendon/ligament junction with bone
Fibroelastic cartilage  Meniscii
Elastic cartilage  Trachea
Epiphyseal cartilage Around the physis (growth plate)
 
 

Osteoarthritis - Aetiology and Pathology

 

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Osteoarthritis - Managment

 

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