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|Fibrous membrane of articular capsule|
|Diagrammatic section of a diarthrodial joint.|
|Latin||membrana fibrosa capsulae articularis|
|Gray's||subject #68 282|
The fibrous membrane of articular capsule (fibrous capsule) is attached to the whole circumference of the articular end of each bone entering into the joint, and thus entirely surrounds the articulation.
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