Table 2. Appendicular segmental boundary definitions for lower-body analysis using DXA
||Commences beneath the head of the Femur along the line of the anterior superior iliac spine (ASIS) and inferior ramus of the pubis; Ending through knee axis, noted by the ‘tibial plateau’ (space between the femoral and tibial condyles).
||Commences through the knee axis (described above); Ending through the ankle junction, noted as the articulation between the Talus, Tibia and Fibula, spanning beneath the medial and lateral malleoli.
||Commences through the ankle junction (described above); Ending at the most distal point of the phalanges of the foot.