Sonographic brightness of the flexor tendons and ligaments in the metacarpal region of horses.

@article{Wood1993SonographicBO,
  title={Sonographic brightness of the flexor tendons and ligaments in the metacarpal region of horses.},
  author={Andrew K. W. Wood and Chandra M. Sehgal and Marcia Polansky},
  journal={American journal of veterinary research},
  year={1993},
  volume={54 12},
  pages={
          1969-74
        }
}
Sonographic observations were made of the image mean gray scale (MGS) of the flexor tendons and ligaments in the left and right metacarpal regions of each of 10 clinically normal horses. In images made in the dorsal and sagittal planes, the MGS was measured at multiple sites in the superficial digital flexor tendon (SDFT), deep digital flexor tendon (DDFT), accessory ligament (AL), and suspensory ligament (SL), and at single sites in the medial and lateral limbs of the SL, and the palmar… CONTINUE READING