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Osteocytes residing in lacunae of osteons of healthy compact bone are located quite a

Human Anatomy & Physiology | 9th Edition | ISBN: Human Anatomy & Physiology | Authors: Elaine N. Marieb, Katja N. Hoehn ISBN: Human Anatomy & Physiology 419

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Problem 17

Osteocytes residing in lacunae of osteons of healthy compact bone are located quite a distance from the blood vessels in the central canals, yet they are well nourished. How can this be explained?

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Textbook: Human Anatomy & Physiology
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Author: Elaine N. Marieb, Katja N. Hoehn
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