Histomorphometric analysis of normal bone from the iliac crest.

  title={Histomorphometric analysis of normal bone from the iliac crest.},
  author={Flemming Melsen and Birte Melsen and Leif Mosekilde and Sybille Bergmann},
  journal={Acta pathologica et microbiologica Scandinavica. Section A, Pathology},
  volume={86 1},
Bone specimens from a standardized area of the iliac crest were obtained at autopsy in 105 individuals after sudden unexpected death and at biopsy in 30 living volunteers. Seven micron thick sections of the plastic embedded undecalcified material were produced and stained. The amount of cancellous and cortical bone and the parameters attached to description… CONTINUE READING