Bipartite distal phalanx and navicular bone in an andalusian stallion

  • Benninger M
  • Deiss E
  • Ueltschi G
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We describe the clinical findings and radiographic abnormalities of a horse with a bipartite distal phalanx and a bipartite navicular bone of the right forelimb. Associated findings including suspected keratoma and degenerative joint disease of the distal interphalangeal joint are described and possible etiologies are discussed.

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  • Bipartite distal phalanx
  • Bipartite navicular bone
  • Distal phalanx fracture
  • Equine
  • Polydactyly

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  • Monika I. Benninger

  • Erwin Deiss

  • Gottlieb Ueltschi

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