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Compact Bone

Compact bone histology is actually really fascinating if you look at a compact bone microscope slide you can really see the difference between compact bone and spongy bone. It is also called osseous tissue or cortical bone and it provides structure and support for an organism as part of its skeleton in addition to being a location for the storage of minerals like calciumabout 80 of the weight of the human skeleton comes from.

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Compact bone.

Compact and spongy tissues in a flat bone.
Conduct vessels and nerves throughout the length of the osteon.
The hard rigid form of connective tissue constituting most of the skeleton of vertebrates composed chiefly of calcium salts.

Compact bone also called cortical bone is the hard s…