Lateral sesamoid bone of gastrocnemius - Os sesamoideum lateralis musculus gastrocnemii


In carnivores, there are two sesamoid bones of gastrocnemius (fabellae in veterinary medicine) localized in the medial and lateral head of gastrocnemius. 

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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