Comparison of equine articular cartilage thickness in various joints.

@article{Lee2014ComparisonOE,
  title={Comparison of equine articular cartilage thickness in various joints.},
  author={Hyeon Joo Lee and W Grant Kirkland and Ryan N Whitmore and Kelcie M Theis and Hannah E Young and Ashton J Richardson and Robert L. Jackson and Russell Reid Hanson},
  journal={Connective tissue research},
  year={2014},
  volume={55 5-6},
  pages={
          339-47
        }
}
PURPOSE Thicknesses of fresh equine articular cartilage surfaces from the fetlock, carpal and stifle joints were measured employing a needle probe test. MATERIALS AND METHODS Eighty-seven samples used in measurement were cultivated from fetlock, carpal and stifle joints of 12 deceased within 4 h of death. After approximately three minutes of exposure to air during dissection, all cartilage samples were preserved in a saline solution to keep the articular cartilage hydrated for testing. The… CONTINUE READING
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