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Table 3 Correlation (r) between joint lesions within the elbow joint.

From: The impact of elbow and knee joint lesions on abnormal gait and posture of sows

    Humerus    Radius Ulna
    Medial condyle Lateral condyle Fovea capitis Incisura trochlearis Processus anconeus
    Ulceration Repair Erosion Erosion Erosion Osteophyt
    L R L R L R L R L R L R
Humerus Medial condyle Erosion 0.31* 0.13 0.18 0.23 0.01 0.17 0.22 -0.02 0.13 -0.07 0.25 0.23
   Ulceration    -0.08 0.29* 0.12 -0.01 0.05 0.17 0.10 -0.09 0.17 -0.12
   Repair      -0.14 0.07 0.05 0.16 0.26 0.05 0.09 -0.03
  Lateral condyle Erosion        -0.01 0.18 0.27* 0.53*** 0.27* 0.50***
Radius Fovea capitis Erosion          0.44*** 0.44*** 0.14 0.10
Ulna Incisura trochlearis Erosion            0.40** 0.19
  1. No. of sows = 60. L = left side; R = right side. Levels of significance: * P ≤ 0.05; ** P ≤ 0.01; ***P ≤ 0.001.