Osteoporotic Bone (image) Oregon State University Share Print E-Mail Caption This is an electron microscope image showing osteoporotic architecture in the fourth lumbar vertebra of an 89-year-old woman. Credit Photo courtesy of Alan Boyde. Usage Restrictions Non-commercial use only. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.