Radiographic examination should include weightbearing anterior-posterior (AP), lateral, and axial (sesamoid
) radiographs, routinely.
The term rotula, to designate the sesamoid
bone of the knee, is an inadequate term that has been bequeathed to us by the Spaniards and has been perpetuated over time.
Increased and chronic accumulation of stress to the fabella may, in turn, lead to a fracture of this sesamoid
bone fractures of metacarpophalangeal joint of thumb are very rare injuries.
After thirty elbow dissections, a sesamoid
cartilage was found inside each tendon of insertion of M.
George said: "His reappearance later this month has been put on hold, pending further investigation of a sensitive area on his off-fore sesamoid
by The Royal Veterinary College."
O'Brien had also hoped to win the Weatherbys Ireland Greenlands Stakes with Tendulkar, who bruised a sesamoid
when disappointing in the 2,000 Guineas at Newmarket but the 4-1 favourite found the trip too short.
bone sits at the back of the fetlock joint and anchors the suspensory ligament, thus allowing a horse's foot and fetlock to move properly.
Reports of stress injuries to the great toe of ballet dancers have been published, and case series have been primarily focused on stress fractures of the great toe sesamoid
A distal sesamoid
bone was not found in llamas, neither by dissection, nor radioscopically.