Medical Quiz

Compact Bone Quiz

What is a haversian canal?

A. channels lying at right angles to the central canal, connecting blood and nerve supply of the periosteum to that of the Haversian canal

B. one of a network of tubes running through compact bone that contains blood vessels and nerves

C. dense fibrous membrane covering the surface of bones

D. tiny canals that link osteocytes

Select your answer:

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The organic matrix is produced by ____________.

A. Osteoblasts

B. Osteoclasts

C. Osteocytes


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