A circular structural unit of bone tissue. It consists of a central hole, the Haversian canal through which blood vessels run, surrounded by concentric rings, called lamellae. [ MESH:A10.165.265.507 ]

Synonyms: osteonum haversian system

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haversian systems

haversian canal

volkmann's vessel

bone matrix

haversian system

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UBERON:0014730

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