Bone Histomorphometry Laboratory

Photomicrographs of Selected Metabolic Bone Diseases

osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Thin cortices and loss of cancellous bone connectivity
  • Undecalcified
  • Goldner's trichrome stain
renal osteodystrophy
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Wide osteoid seams and active osteoclastic resorption
  • Undecalcified
  • Goldner's trichrome stain
aluminum deposition bone disease
  • Aluminum Deposition Bone Disease
  • Aluminum deposits on bone surface
  • Undecalcified
  • Acid solocrome azurine-mordant blue stain