haversian system


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haversian system

n.
See osteon.
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ha·ver·si·an sys·tem

n. sistema de Havers, serie de canículos o pequeños conductos y láminas en formación concéntrica que forman la base estructural del hueso compacto.
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In fact, at 40x magnification (Figure 10(b)), lamellar bone formation was observed, as seen by the presence of a typical Haversian system with the deposition of a calcified matrix.
In addition, there have been rare cases where a Haversian system had three canals of the same diameter at different distances.
Osteomyelitis is an inflammatory process of bone that usually begins as an infection of the medullary cavity, rapidly involves the Haversian system and quickly extends to the periosteum.
10:45 USING TETRACYCLINE TO MEASURE HAVERSIAN SYSTEM FORMATION RATES IN A NUBIAN POPULATION **, Amanda A.