A quantitative study on the digital bones of cattle.

  title={A quantitative study on the digital bones of cattle.},
  author={Mehmet Kamil Ocal and Figen Sevil and Ugur Parin},
  journal={Annals of anatomy = Anatomischer Anzeiger : official organ of the Anatomische Gesellschaft},
  volume={186 2},
The bones of 64 digits from eight Holstein male cattle were studied quantitatively to determine whether any differences existed respective on the corresponding bones of the different digits. For this purpose, the greatest and abaxial greatest lengths, the smallest diaphysial breadths, the breadths of proximal and distal ends of the proximal and middle phalanges, the lengths of dorsal surfaces, the heights of extensor processes, the greatest diagonal lengths and the middle breadths of the soles… CONTINUE READING