Articular surface of sesamoid - Facies articularis sesamoidea

Description

In horses, the articular surface of distal phalanx articulates with the distal end of the middle phalanx proximally and with the distal sesamoid (navicular) bone palmarly (articular surface of sesamoid).


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

Images

Download vet-Anatomy

Mobile and tablet users, you can download on Appstore or GooglePlay.

vet-Anatomy on Appstore vet-Anatomy on Googleplay