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Cartilage, Articular MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Cartilage, Articular
Tree Number(s)
A02.165.407.150
A02.835.583.192
Unique ID
D002358
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002358
Annotation
inflammation (chondritis) is likely to be OSTEOCHONDRITIS
Scope Note
A protective layer of firm, flexible cartilage over the articulating ends of bones. It provides a smooth surface for joint movement, protecting the ends of long bones from wear at points of contact.
NLM Classification #
WE 300
Public MeSH Note
65
History Note
65
Date Established
1965/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/07/08
Cartilage, Articular Preferred
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