Origin of sesamoid
Examples from the Web for sesamoid
The flexor and extensor tendons and the sesamoid bones are displaced laterally.
At the Fetlock numerous branches to the metacarpo-phalangeal articulation, the sesamoid sheath, and the tendons.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
In other instances, it is possible to note a displacement of parts of the sesamoid bones—this in horizontal fracture.Lameness of the Horse|John Victor Lacroix
Two sesamoid bones are usually developed below each metatarso-phalangeal joint, and one below the cuboid.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
It is a sesamoid bone belonging to the thigh muscles; yet in this case it has been left attached, apparently, to the shank.The Vanishing Man|R. Austin Freeman