OverviewThis picture shows a normal osteoclast. It is a large cell with separately identifiable, multiple nuclei. An osteoclast is one of the two types of cells that are needed to repair bone.
Update Date 3/1/2004 12:00:00 AM
Updated by: Michael C. Milone, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA.