Trochlea of metacarpal - Trochlea metacarpalis


The head of the metacarpal bears a trochlea for the articulation with the proximal phalanx and various roughenings for ligamentous attachments on both ends.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS
Veterinary Anatomy of Domestic Mammals: Textbook and Colour Atlas, Sixth Edition - Horst Erich König, Hans-Georg Liebich - Schattauer - ISBN-13: 978-3794528332


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