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    • Asymmetries of forelimb digits of young cattle 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Castel-Mas, Laura; Jones-Capdevila, Kirian N. (MDPI, 2020-07-02)
      Based on the anatomical premise that, in bovines, the medial (inner) hoof is larger than the lateral (outer) one in the forelimb, we hypothesized that this implies a phalangeal form difference. To test this hypothesis, ...
    • Hindlimb lateral and medial acropodial series of cattle are uneven in form 

      Parés Casanova, Pere-Miquel; Jones-Capdevila, Kirian N.; Castel-Mas, Laura (Centro de Ciências Agroveterinárias da Universidade do Estado de Santa Catarina, 2020-12-14)
      In bovines, fore and hind lateral claws are larger than the medial claws and the heel are deeper and the sole thicker. On this anatomical basis, we hypothesized that it must imply a form (size+shape) asymmetry of the digits. ...