Cross-sectional Anatomy and Imaging

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  The following pages will guide you through the anatomy of the distal thoracic limb of the horse.  You can view each section serially  or jump to a particular section using the navigation bar at the left of each page. To identify the major structures present on each section, click on the structure's name within the toolbar on the right of the page.


To continue, click on the region of interest or choose "top" or "bottom" to start at either end of the limb.

Top Carpus Metacarpus Fetlock Hoof Bottom


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Copyright 2003 University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
Faculty: Dr. Alexia McKnight
Student: Derek Cissell V'05
Last updated: June 2003