Computed tomographic arthrography of the intercarpal ligaments of the equine carpus.

@article{Gray2013ComputedTA,
  title={Computed tomographic arthrography of the intercarpal ligaments of the equine carpus.},
  author={Sarah Nyssa Gray and Sarah M. Puchalski and Larry D. Galuppo},
  journal={Veterinary radiology & ultrasound : the official journal of the American College of Veterinary Radiology and the International Veterinary Radiology Association},
  year={2013},
  volume={54 3},
  pages={
          245-52
        }
}
Injuries of the intercarpal ligaments are an important cause of lameness in performance horses. The purpose of this prospective cadaver study was to determine whether computed tomography (CT) arthrography would be a feasible method for visualizing and characterizing intercarpal ligaments in the horse. One cadaver limb from each of eight nonlame horses was collected immediately after euthanasia. For each limb, overlapping 2.0 mm CT images were acquired before and after injection of iodinated… CONTINUE READING
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