Cuttlebone used as a bone xenograft in bone healing

  title={Cuttlebone used as a bone xenograft in bone healing},
  author={Emre Dogan and Zafer Okumuş},
This study was conducted to examine the potential of cuttlebone xenograft in the healing of bone using radiography and histology for a period of 24 weeks. One hundred and five New Zealand male rabbits with radius defects in the metaphyseal region were divided into five groups treated with cuttlebone, demineralized bone matrix, bovine cancellous graft, and tricalcium phosphate. The control was no treatment. Clinical, radiological, biochemical and histological evaluations were made 1, 2, 3, 4, 6… CONTINUE READING
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