|Etymology/ Definition||शिर:संस्थोऽक्षतर्पणात् तर्पक:। अ.हृ.सू. १२/१८|
|Implied Meaning||This type of Kapha is located in joints and it lubricates the joints .|
|Elaboration||It is one of the five types of Kapha situated in the joints .|
It is the fluid present in the mobile joints secreted by the inner membrane S ` hleshamadharaa Kalaa ( membrane supporting Kapha Dosha ) within the joint capsule ( Sandhi Kos ` ha ).
It is responsible for the nourishment and lubrication of the particular surfaces of the participating bony ends .
In joint afflictions S ` hleshaka Kapha is affected substantively , qualitatively and functionally . Depending upon its involvement the signs and symptoms vary warranting an innovative approach in management of the same .
S ` heshanaat S ` hleshaka A . Sn . 20 / 4
|Contemporary Colloquial||Synovial fluid|
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