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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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Is Cartilage Replacement Possible for Knee Arthritis? - Orthopedics
Jun 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
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
Cartilage Regeneration for Osteoarthritis - About.com
May 14, 2014 ... Cartilage regeneration attempts to restore damaged articular (joint) cartilage ... cartilage and transplant it in place of damaged or worn cartilage.
http://osteoarthritis.about.com/od/osteoarthritisresearch/a/cartilage_regen.htm
Information About Meniscus Transplant Surgery - Orthopedics
Jul 16, 2014 ... A meniscus transplant is a procedure that replaces the wedge shaped cartilage of the knee joint. The meniscus transplant procedure uses ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/meniscusinjuries1/a/transplant.htm
OATS - Osteoarticular Transfer System - Orthopedics - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... The OATS procedure, an abbreviation for osteoarticular transfer system, is a surgical procedure used to treat focal cartilage defects. OATS is ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/cs/arthritis/g/oats.htm
ACI - Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation - Orthopedics - About.com
Apr 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
Cartilage - 10 Things You Should Know - Osteoarthritis - About.com
With osteochrondral grafting, a plug of bone and healthy cartilage is harvested from one area and then transplanted to the other site. Currently this is being used  ...
http://osteoarthritis.about.com/od/osteoarthritis101/a/cartilage.htm
Are Donor Tissues and Grafts Safe? - Orthopedics - About.com
The safety of cadaver donated tissues for use in surgical procedures is of great concern for many patients. Tissues used for ACL surgery, cartilage transplants, ...
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/surgicalprocedures/f/donor.htm
Treatment Options for Cartilage Defects of the Knee - Orthopedics
Jun 16, 2014 ... Treatment options for a cartilage defect include microfracture, ... Mosaic Graft · What Is the Osteoarticular Transfer System (OATS) Procedure?
http://orthopedics.about.com/od/hipknee/a/ocd.htm
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