vet-Anatomy

Equine anatomy - Illustrated atlas of the bones of the horse

vet-Anatomy

Authors

Antoine Micheau - MD , Denis Hoa - MD , Susanne AEB Borofka - PhD - dipl. ECVDI

Published on

Monday 26 June 2017

Section

Horse

Anatomical parts

This module of vet-Anatomy presents 135 labeled anatomical illustrations of the osteology of the horse, specially illustrated and selected for veterinary students and equine veterinarians.

All illustrations of the equine osteology in this atlas of veterinary anatomy are original content created by Antoine Micheau - MD and are under the copyright of IMAIOS. 

Sources and bibliography for text and illustrations:

 

vet-Anatomy: Atlas of equine anatomy: osteology of the horse (skeleton, thoracic and pelvic limbs)

vet-Anatomy: Atlas of equine anatomy: osteology of the horse (skeleton, thoracic and pelvic limbs)

 

Horse - Bones of cranium (Occipital bone, Temporal bone, Parietal bone...)

Horse - Bones of cranium (Occipital bone, Temporal bone, Parietal bone...)

 

Horse-Osteology: Cranium, Sutures of the head

Horse-Osteology: Cranium, Sutures of the head

 

Vertebral column (Labeled atlas of veterinary anatomy: equine osteology on illustrations)

Vertebral column (Labeled atlas of veterinary anatomy: equine osteology on illustrations)

 

Horse-Anatomy atlas: Vertebra C6

Horse-Anatomy atlas: Vertebra C6

 

Sacrum [Sacral vertebrae]- (Horse (Dorsal view)

Sacrum [Sacral vertebrae]- (Horse (Dorsal view)

 

Horse - Skeletal system: Thoracic skeleton, Ribs,  Costal cartilage, Sternum

Horse - Skeletal system: Thoracic skeleton, Ribs, Costal cartilage, Sternum

 

Sternum-Veterinary anatomy (Horse):Manubrium of sternum, Cartilage of manubrium,  Sternebrae, Xiphoid process

Sternum-Veterinary anatomy (Horse):Manubrium of sternum, Cartilage of manubrium, Sternebrae, Xiphoid process

 

Bones of thoracic limb - Horse: Humerus

Bones of thoracic limb - Horse: Humerus

 

Radius/Ulna (Horse): Olecranon tuber,  Styloid process, Antebrachial interosseous space

Radius/Ulna (Horse)

 

Horse-Veterinary anatomy: Carpal bones

Horse-Veterinary anatomy: Carpal bones

 

Horse - Digital bones of hand: Proximal phalanx [Compedale], Middle phalanx [Coronal bone], Distal phalanx [Unguicular bone, Ungual bone], Medial ungual cartilage, Distal sesamoid bone

Horse - Digital bones of hand: Proximal phalanx [Compedale], Middle phalanx [Coronal bone], Distal phalanx [Unguicular bone, Ungual bone], Medial ungual cartilage, Distal sesamoid bone

 

Horse - Coxal bone: Acetabulum, Ilium, Ischium,  Pubis

Horse - Coxal bone: Acetabulum, Ilium, Ischium, Pubis

 

Veterinary anatomy - Femur (Horse): Head of femur,  Greater trochanter, Third trochanter, Trochlea of femur, Lateral condyle

Veterinary anatomy - Femur (Horse)

 

 

Horse: Tibia-Fibula

Horse: Tibia-Fibula

 

Horse - Skeleton of the leg - Skeleton of the pes: Tarsal bones,  Talus, Calcaneus, Metatarsal I, Proximal sesamoid bone

Horse - Skeleton of the leg - Skeleton of the pes