Evaluating equine foot lameness (Proceedings)

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Evaluating equine foot lameness (Proceedings)

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Nov 01, 2009

Anatomy of the palmar foot

• Those structures that can be associated with lameness
     o Hoof
          • Digital cushion
          • Collateral cartilages
          • Frog
          • Heels
          • Sole
     o Synovial structures
          • Coffin Joint
          • Navicular bursa
          • Digital sheath
     o Bone
          • P2
          • P3
          • Navicular
     o Tendons
          • Deep digital flexor
     o Ligaments
          • Impar
          • Suspensory ligament of the navicular
          • Distal digital annular ligament
          • Collateral Ligaments of the distal interphalangeal joint