Tarsal bone I and II [Mediointermediate cuneiform] - Os tarsale I et II [Os cuneiforme mediointermedium]

Anatomical hierarchy

General terms > Osteology > Appendicular skeleton > Bones of pelvic limb > Skeleton of the pes > Tarsal bones > Tarsal bone I and II [Mediointermediate cuneiform]

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Description

In horses, there are 6 tarsal bones  because of fusion of tarsal bones I and II (Tarsal bone I and II [Mediointermediate cuneiform])


Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS

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