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Haversian System MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Haversian System
Tree Number(s)
A10.165.265.521.500
Unique ID
D006253
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006253
Scope Note
A circular structural unit of bone tissue. It consists of a central hole, the Haversian canal through which blood vessels run, surrounded by concentric rings, called lamellae.
Entry Term(s)
Haversian Canal
Haversian Canals
Nutrient Canals
Osteon
Volkmann Canals
Public MeSH Note
73
History Note
73(64)
Date Established
1973/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2021/06/30
Haversian System Preferred
Nutrient Canals Narrower
Volkmann Canals Narrower
Haversian Canals Narrower
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