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Bipartite distal sesamoid bones in a Holstein-Friesian calf
  1. MA Willemen and
  2. KJ Dik
  1. Department of General and Large Animal Surgery, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, The Netherlands.


Bipartite distal sesamoid bones were observed in the medial digits of both forelimbs of a six-month-old Holstein-Friesian calf. This paper describes the clinical and radiological (including computed tomographic) findings, and the therapy and follow-up of the case.

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