50.5 MB (2.0 MB compressed)
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44.2 x 28.7 cm ⏐ 17.4 x 11.3 in (300dpi)
MIKE DEVLIN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MIKE DEVLIN / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Disintegrating bone. X-ray of a clavicle (collar bone) showing signs of bone loss (grainy areas). Bone loss (osteolysis) can occur either through active resorption or dissolution of bone tissue. Severe cases can be treated with bone grafts.
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