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Figure 7: (a) A longitudinal section of the middle shaft of the femur of an ovariectomized rat fed carob showing marked increase in cortical bone thickness with increased number of osteocytes. No erosion or osteoporotic cavities are observed. (b) A section of trabecular bone showing marked increase in trabecular area. Hematoxylin and eosinstained section, ×400

Figure 7: (a) A longitudinal section of the middle shaft of the femur of an ovariectomized rat fed carob showing marked increase in cortical bone thickness with increased number of osteocytes. No erosion or osteoporotic cavities are observed. (b) A section of trabecular bone showing marked increase in trabecular area. Hematoxylin and eosinstained section, ×400