articular surface

(redirected from facies articularis)

ar·tic·u·lar sur·face

[TA]
any surface of a skeletal formation (bone, cartilage) that makes normal direct contact with another skeletal structure as part of a synovial joint; bony articular surfaces are usually covered with articular cartilage.
Synonym(s): facies articularis [TA]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ar·tic·u·lar sur·face

(ahr-tikyū-lăr sŭrfăs) [TA]
Any surface of a skeletal formation (bone, cartilage) that makes normal direct contact with another skeletal structure as part of a synovial joint.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
At the distal end of the ulna, there are a head and a styloid process with an articular surface (Facies articularis carpea) for the carpoulnar bone (Os carpi ulnare).
Facies articularis sesamoidea lateralis et medialis, which is found proximal to the caudal end of condylus lateralis (Getty, 1975) was not found in this study.
Facies articularis talaris medialis (superficie articular talar media).

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