ankle thickness

ankle thickness

[′aŋ·kəl ‚thik·nəs]
(anthropology)
Distance measured perpendicular to ankle breadth.
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Paw and ankle thickness were measured during treatment.
In the arthritis-induced rats, there was no significant difference in the arthritis score, paw and ankle thicknesses observable between groups on day 4 after induction of arthritis and prior to commencing treatment.
b) Ankle thickness was significantly decreased on days 14, 21 and 28 in all groups treated with AGE