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Membrana fibrosa

membrana fibrosa –>
fibrous articular capsule
the outer fibrous part of the capsule of a synovial joint, which may in places be thickened to form capsular ligaments.
Synonym: membrana fibrosa, stratum fibrosum, fibrous membrane.


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