Articular surface - Facies articularis


In horse, the articular surface of the distal sesamoid bone (navicular) is divided in two parts, a dorsal surface that articulates with middle phalanx and a small distal surface, that articulates with the articular surface of sesamoid of the distal phalanx.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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