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Microscopic Anatomy of a Compact Bone

Diagrammatic view of a pie-shaped segment of compact bone. Close-up of a portion of one osteon.
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Compact bone
Spongy bone
Central (Haversian) Canal
Osteon (Haversian System)
Circumferential lamellae
Perforating (Volkman's) Canal
Endosteum lining bony canals and covering trabeculae
Perforating (Sharpey's) Fibers
Periosteal Blood vessel
Periosteum
Lamellae
Nerve
Vein
Artery
Canaliculus
Osteocyte in a lacuna
lamellae
Central Canal
Lacunae