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Proximal sesamoid: fracture 06 midbody – LM radiograph

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Proximal sesamoid: fracture 06 midbody - LM radiograph

  1. A biaxial sesamoid fracture in a suspensory breakdown.
  2. The sesamoids have fractures in numerous fragments.
  3. Note the multiple small fragments distally.
  4. The fragmetns have been distracted by the suspensory branches proximally and the distal sesamoidean ligaments distally.
  5. Note the hyperextension of the fetlock joint.