Haversian canals


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Haversian canals

(or osteonic canals) Tiny canals in bone, containing nerves and blood vessels and surrounded by concentric rings of cells.
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Typically, lesions include Haversian canals and lamellar bone surrounded by dense fibrous tissue.
Histopathology revealed lamellated compact bone enclosing haversian canals, with osteocytes within the lacunae at places while empty lacunae at other places; suggestive of compact Osteoma.
Myeloid sarcomas are thought to arise from the migration of neoplastic cells from the bone marrow through Haversian canals.