articular disk


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articular disk

[är′tik·yə·lər ′disk]
(anatomy)
A disk of fibrocartilage, dividing the cavity of certain joints.
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The joint surfaces were inspected, and the stability of the DRUJ was determined, while identifying TFCC, or more specifically, articular disk pathology (Fig.
T1-weighted sagittal images are the cornerstone of the TMJ examination; the anatomy is clearly depicted, and the imaging plane is optimal for assessing articular disk position.
3 The distal edges of both the dorsal and volar fascia merge with the articular disk.
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