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Cartilage Fibrocartilage

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Trio making their marks on big stage
The labrum is a piece of fibrocartilage (rubbery tissue) attached to the rim of the shoulder socket that helps keep the ball of the joint in place. When this cartilage is torn, it is called a labral tear.
New research reveals underlying biomechanics involved in meniscus
Now, new research reveals underlying biomechanics that may be involved in meniscus fibrocartilage function as well as dysfunction and could guide novel treatments for some of the most debilitating and costly orthopedic problems in the U.S.
Women's tennis' Phippen out for season after wrist surgery
Natalie Phippen, No. 4 & 5 slot player of the ISU women's tennis team, is recovering after a successful cartilage repairing surgery on her right-hand wrist, Friday Feb.19.
The Patient with Acute Monoarticular Arthritis
Formation and deposition of calcium pyrophosphate (CPP) crystals in and around joints can result in an acute inflammatory arthritis (pseudo-gout). However, this metabolic arthropathy in articular cartilage and fibrocartilage may present in many ways ...
Implanting Lab-Grown Cartilage to Fix Damaged Knees
As opposed to the smooth, flexible articular cartilage you're born with, fibrocartilage is rough, dense and doesn't form the tissue required to withstand normal forces of movement over time.

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