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Disorders of the Metatarsus in Horses


Jane C. Boswell

, MA, VetMB, CertVA, CertES (Orth), DECVS, MRCVS

Last full review/revision Sep 2015 | Content last modified Jun 2016

Disorders of the metatarsus include bucked shins, exostoses of the metatarsal bones, and several different types of fractures of the metatarsals.

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