Chapter 7/8:Topic 2

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  1. The intercellular substance of a tissue or the tissue from which a structure develops
    Bone Matrix
  2. Microscopic canal that connects lacunae of bone tissue
    Canaliculi
  3. Tiny channel in bone tissue that contains a blood vessel, Haversian canal. Also a tube in the spinal cord continuous with brain ventricles and contains cerebrospinal fluid
    Central Canal
  4. Small chamber or cavity
    Lacunae
  5. Layer of matrix in bone tissue
    Lamella
  6. Mature bone cells
    Osteocytes
  7. Cylinder shaped unit containing bone cells that surround a central canal; Haversian system
    Osteon
  8. Transverse channel that connects central canals in compact bone; Volkmann's Canal
    Perforating Canals
  9. Perforating canals are also known as
    Volkmann's Canals
  10. Composed of osteocytes and extracellular matrix, but the bone cells do not aggregate around central canals
    Spongy Bone
  11. Branching bony plate that separates irregular spaces within spongy bone
    Trabeculae

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