"Stifle" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
In horses, cattle, and other quadrupeds, the joint between the femur and the tibia, corresponding to the human knee.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Stifle".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Stifle" by people in Profiles.
Effects of chronic growth hormone and insulin-like growth factor 1 deficiency on osteoarthritis severity in rat knee joints. Arthritis Rheum. 2006 Dec; 54(12):3850-8.