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standing horse from side showing the positioning of the X-ray machine and the cassette to take the skyline view of the carpus


Normal radiographic aspect of the carpus in skyline view of the proximal row with the second carpal bone colored in grey














The radial carpal bone (in purple at the bottom right) is superimposed on the second and third carpal bones.
The articular space between the second and third carpal bones is visible as a lucent line, colored in red.