Clinical Use of Deferoxamine in Distraction Osteogenesis of Irradiated Bone.


The deleterious effects of radiotherapy, including hypovascularity and hypocellularity, have made distraction of irradiated bones challenging. Animal studies, however, have demonstrated adjunctive measures such as the administration of deferoxamine to significantly improve bone regeneration across irradiated distraction gaps. In this report, the authors… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002633


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