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Table 6 Cortical thickness of the radial and tibial metaphyses

From: Effect of age on bone mineral density and micro architecture in the radius and tibia of horses: An Xtreme computed tomographic study

Cortical Thickness Metaphyse (mm) Radius total 3.46 4.95 4.12 0.50 15
  geldings 3.47 4.95 4.30 0.53 9
  mares 3.46 4.29 3.86 0.33 6
  1–8 years old 3.51 4.29 3.90 0.55 2
  9–16 years old 3.46 4.95 4.30 0.50 9
  17–24 years old 3.47 4.36 3.83 0.39 4
Cortical Thickness Metaphyse (mm) Tibia total 4.52 5.86 5.06 0.44 15
  geldings 4.56 5.86 5.09 0.43 9
  mares 4.52 5.77 5.01 0.50 6
  1–8 years old 4.54 5.77 5.15 0.87 2
  9–16 years old 4.52 5.86 5.18 0.41 9
  17–24 years old 4.56 4.84 4.74 0.13 4