Figure 4.

Observe the left second metacarpal bone after disarticulation with the proximal phalanx (a), and after removing its distal portion (b) during the surgical reconstruction of ectrodactyly in a tiger. Aspect of the left front paw immediately after surgery (c).

Rahal et al. BMC Veterinary Research 2012 8:98   doi:10.1186/1746-6148-8-98
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