Coloured MRI of a section through a knee joint

Coloured MRI of a section through a knee joint

P116/0241 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 20.3MB

Downloadable file size: 1.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Knee joint. Coloured Magnetic Resonance Image (MRI) of a coronal section through the healthy knee of a man aged 30. The knee is the joint between the femur or thigh bone (upper centre) and tibia bone (lower centre). The articulation surfaces of these bones are covered by cartilage; the bones are joined by two cruciate ligaments. The joint cavity (orange region running horizontally between the bones) is filled with a synovial fluid which lubricates the movement of the joint. MRI scanning uses radio waves and an electromagnet to create "slice" images though the body.

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

Keywords: anatomy, bone, bones, femur, human body, joint, knee, knee joint, mri scan, skeleton, tibia

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