Bilateral and partial fusion between tibia and fibula in dog - Case Report

  • Luciano da Silva Alonso
  • Marcelo Abidu Figueiredo
Keywords: Fusion of bones, osteology, dog, anatomy

Abstract

ABSTRACT. Alonso L. da S. & Abidu-Figueiredo M. [Bilateral and partial fusion between tibia and fibula in dog - Case Report]. Fusão parcial bilateral entre tíbia e fíbula em cão - Relato de Caso. Revista Brasileira de Medicina Veterinária, 34(1):61- 62, 2012. Área de Anatomia Animal, Departamento de Biologia Animal, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro, BR 465 km7, Seropédica, 23890-000, RJ, Brasil. E-mail: alonsols@ufrrj.br An understanding of individual variation of the normal timing of the skeletal development is important in clinical diagnosis, surgical treatment and radiographic analysis. The present case rare describes a case of bilateral partial fusing between tibia and fibula in a dog of the race poodle.

Published
2012-03-29
How to Cite
Alonso, L. da S., & Figueiredo, M. A. (2012). Bilateral and partial fusion between tibia and fibula in dog - Case Report. Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 34(1), 61-62. Retrieved from http://rbmv.org/index.php/BJVM/article/view/690

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