Cartilaginous joints


Cartilaginous joints


Joints or articulations  :

        In the cartilaginous joints, bones are attached by the plate of hyaline cartilage (cartilage) or the disc of fibrocartilage. There is a lack of joint cavity in such joints and there is a little movement or there is no movement. Cartilaginous joints are found in the bodies of vertebrae, at the middleof menubrium and in the body of sternum.