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Cartilage Transplant - Arthritis - Orthopedics - About.com
Jan 1, 2014 ... Cartilage transplant procedures are becoming more popular in the treatment of cartilage damage. Most patient have too severe arthritis for ...
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Information About Meniscus Transplant Surgery - Orthopedics
A meniscus transplant is a procedure that replaces the wedge shaped cartilage of the knee joint. The meniscus transplant procedure uses donor tissue to ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/meniscusinjuries1/a/transplant.htm
Mosaic Graft - Cartilage Transplant - Orthopedics - About.com
Jan 1, 2014 ... A mosaic graft is a type of cartilage transplant. In a mosaic graft, cartilage is moved from healthy areas to areas of cartilage damage. A mosaic ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/arthritis/g/mosaicgraft.htm
Are Donor Tissues and Grafts Safe? - Orthopedics - About.com
Oct 16, 2014 ... Tissues used for ACL surgery, cartilage transplants, and other ... cases of disease transmission as a result of allograft transplant over a 10-year ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/surgicalprocedures/f/donor.htm
Is Cartilage Replacement Possible for Knee Arthritis? - Orthopedics
Dec 16, 2014 ... I am often asked why new cartilage can't simply be inserted into the knee to replace worn out cartilage. Patients with arthritis have joint ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/hipkneearthritis/a/replace.htm
Cartilage Regeneration for Osteoarthritis - About.com
Dec 30, 2014 ... While it has been performed in Europe, cartilage regeneration is, for the ... cartilage and transplant it in place of damaged or worn cartilage.
http://osteoarthritis.about.com/od/osteoarthritisresearch/a/cartilage_regen.htm
ACI - Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation - Orthopedics - About.com
Dec 17, 2014 ... ACI, short for autologous chondrocyte implantation, is a surgical treatment for cartilage damage. In an ACI procedure, cartilage cells are grown ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/hipknee/a/aci.htm
Treatment Options for Cartilage Defects of the Knee - Orthopedics
Dec 16, 2014 ... Cartilage defects of the knee joint may require surgical treatment to relieve pain and swelling. Treatment options for a cartilage defect include ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/hipknee/a/ocd.htm
Meniscus Tear Treatment - Orthopedics - About.com
The meniscus is a type of cartilage that sits between the thigh bone and shin bone. ... The ideal patient for a meniscus transplant is someone who had their ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/meniscuscartilageinjury/p/treatments.htm
OATS - Osteoarticular Transfer System - Orthopedics - About.com
Dec 16, 2014 ... Definition: The OATS procedure, an abbreviation for osteoarticular transfer system, is a surgical procedure used to treat focal cartilage defects.
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/arthritis/g/oats.htm
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