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articular disc of acromioclavicular joint


Definition: the articular disc of fibrocartilage usually found between the acromial end of the clavicle and the medial border of the acromion.

Synonym(s): discus articularis acromioclavicularisTA, acromioclavicular disc, Weitbrecht cartilage

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