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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
joint replacement surgery . Arthritis causes joint problems because of loss of cartilage within the knee. This leads to the symptoms of arthritis including:.
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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 ...
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Cartilage Regeneration for Osteoarthritis - About.com
Consequently, articular cartilage has become the focus of many researchers and tissue engineers who strive to be able to grow new cartilage and transplant it in ...
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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 ...
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ACI - Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation - Orthopedics - About.com
Autologous chondrocyte implantation, or ACI, is a procedure that was developed in the late 1980s to treat areas of cartilage damage in the knee. ACI has also ...
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OATS - Osteoarticular Transfer System - Orthopedics - About.com
Definition: The OATS procedure, an abbreviation for osteoarticular transfer system, is a surgical procedure used to treat focal cartilage defects. OATS is one  ...
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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  ...
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Are Donor Tissues and Grafts Safe? - Orthopedics - About.com
Oct 16, 2014 ... Tissues used for ACL surgery, cartilage transplants, and other orthopedic procedures may come from donors. The safety of these grafts ...
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Treatment Options for Cartilage Defects of the Knee - Orthopedics
Cartilage defects of the knee joint may require surgical treatment to relieve pain and swelling. Treatment options for a cartilage defect include microfracture, ...
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