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Table 5 Measurements of the anatomical characteristics of the natural and 3D-printed models of the carpal bones

From: Comparative assessment of anatomical details of thoracic limb bones of a horse to that of models produced via scanning and 3D printing

  Bones (mm) 3D-Printed model (mm)
Radial carpal bone
 x axis 24.2 25.1
 y axis 38.1 39.0
Intermediate carpal bone
 x axis 33.9 34.0
 y axis 38.5 39.5
Ulnar carpal bone
 x axis 29.9 30.9
 y axis 30.4 31.2
Accessory carpal bone
 x axis 48.2 48.1
 y axis 37.8 38.8
Second (II) Carpal bone
 x axis 23.2 24.2
 y axis 20.5 20.6
Third (III) Carpal bone
 x axis 43.8 44.5
 y axis 33.7 34.7
Fourth (IV) Carpal bone
 x axis 25.2 26.1
 y axis 30.3 30.6
Distal Sesamoid
 x axis 48.2 48.5
 y axis 17.7 18.6