24.1 MB (2.1 MB compressed)
3395 x 2480 pixels
28.7 x 21.1 cm ⏐ 11.3 x 8.3 in (300dpi)
JAMES CAVALLINI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY JAMES CAVALLINI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
MNR image of a deformation in two lumbar vertebrae caused by a reduction of the bone structure in a patient with osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is a disease occurring most commonly in post-menopausal women and is characterized by bones becoming extremely porous and subject to fracture.
Model release not required. Property release not required.