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Proximal sesamoids

Paired sesamoid bones in the legs of horses
They are located in the large digital flexor tendons behind the "fetlock" joints

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Proximal phalanx

Fetlock (P1)

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Middle phalanx

Pastern (P2)

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Distal phalanx

Coffin (P3)

35

Navicular bone

Distal sesamoid

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Fetlock joint

Joint between cannon bone and fetlock bone

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Pastern joint

Joint between fetlock bone and pastern bone

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Coffin joint

Joint between pastern bone and coffin bone

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Gallbladder

Muscular, blind sac underneath the liver that stores bile

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Diaphragm

Thin, dome-shaped sheet of muscle that forms the boundary between the thoracic and abdominal cavities

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Brachiocephalicus

This muscle runs from the arm to the head

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Sternocephacilus

Attaches the sternum to the head

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Jugular groove

The groove on each side of the neck in which the jugular vein is located
It is formed by the sternocephalicus and the brachiocephalicus muscle

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Rectus abdominis muscle

Most superficial (6-pack)
Lies on either side of the ventral midline

45

Transversus abdominis muscle

Deepest
Medial to the internal abdominal oblique and rectus abdominis

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Intercostal muscles

Intercostal muscles are the muscle groups running along the ribs that create and move the chest wall.

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Semitendinosus muscle

Straplike muscle, medial to the biceps femoris and lateral to the semimembranosus.
"on the back of the thigh"

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Vas or ductus deferens

Tube that connects the tail of the epididymis with the urethra

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Pampiniform plexus

Network of veins in the spermatic cord of the male, derived from the testicular vein and surrounds the testicular artery

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Triceps muscle

Triceps brachii
Large muscle mass on the caudal aspect of the humerus