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Comparison of normal and osteoporotic bone architecture (33/37) Gallery / Next>

(3rd lumbar vertebrae) Marrow and other cells have been removed. Extensive pitting caused by osteoclasts in the osteoporotic bone (lower panel)

Comparison of normal and osteoporotic bone architecture

© Tim Arnett, University College London (t.arnett@ucl.ac.uk)