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 ]

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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.

has exact synonym

osteonum

haversian system

has related synonym

haversian systems

haversian canal

volkmann's vessel

bone matrix

haversian system

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UBERON:0014730

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