Thigh bone head

Thigh bone head

P105/0077 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 26.8MB

Downloadable file size: 1.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Thigh bone. Normal human cancellous (spongy) bone from the femur (thigh bone). Bone tissue can be either compact or cancellous; both forms are usually present in any particular bone of the body. Cancellous bone, usually found in the interior of bone (as here), is characterised by tissue arranged as an open honeycomb. This honeycomb consists of a network of trabeculae (bars) and spicules separated by large spaces. The spaces within cancellous bone contain bone marrow, a blood forming substance. Spongy bone also has a supportive and strengthening role.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: anatomy, bone, bones, cancellous bone, cancellous tissue, femur, human body, images, leg, magnified image, microscopic photos, spongy, spongy (cancellous), spongy bone, subjects

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.