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Cartilage, Articular

"Cartilage, Articular" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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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.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cartilage, Articular" by people in this website by year, and whether "Cartilage, Articular" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 15 publications over 15 distinct years, with a maximum of 1 publications in 1980 and 1981 and 1984 and 1985 and 1986 and 1987 and 1988 and 1994 and 1998 and 2005 and 2011 and 2014 and 2016 and 2017 and 2020
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