LIVING ART ENTERPRISES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY LIVING ART ENTERPRISES / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
This color enhanced frontal xray of the legs/knees of a child demonstrates normal bony anatomy. The distal femoral shafts/metaphyses are orange. The distal femoral epiphyses are yellow. The proximal tibial shafts/metaphyses are teal. The proximal tibial epiphyses are blue. The prxomal fibula shafts/metaphyses are purple. The proximal fibula epiphyses are bright blue.The epiphyses (growth plates) are the luscent lines at the ends of the long bones.
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