LAB REVIEW-7&8

LAB REVIEW-7&8 - LAB REVIEW- UNIT 7 & 8 OSTEON...

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OSTEON STRUCTURE Lamellae an organ, process, or part resembling a plate: as a : one of the bony concentric layers surrounding the haversian canals in bone b (1) : one of the incremental layers of cementum laid down in a tooth Haversian (Central) Canal any of the small canals through which the blood vessels ramify in bone Volkman’s (perforating) Canal any of the small channels in bone that transmit blood vessels from the periosteum into the bone and that lie perpendicular to and communicate with the haversian canals Lacunae a small cavity, pit, or discontinuity in an anatomical structure: as a : one of the follicles in the mucous membrane of the urethra b : one of the minute cavities in bone or cartilage occupied by the osteocytes Osteocytes a cell that is characteristic of adult bone and is isolated in a lacuna of the bone substance Canaliculi one of the hairlike channels ramifying a haversian system in bone and linking the lacunae with one another and with the haversian canal
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