Soft tissue and hard tissue engineering in oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Abstract

Autologous, allogenic and alloplastic materials for bony reconstruction in the cranio-maxillofacial area have specific drawbacks, thus stimulating the ongoing search for new (bio-) materials. Cultivated skin and mucosa grafts are in routine clinical use in head and neck reconstruction but so far, to the best of our knowledge, no successful clinical… (More)

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@article{Schmelzeisen2002SoftTA, title={Soft tissue and hard tissue engineering in oral and maxillofacial surgery.}, author={Rainer Schmelzeisen and Ronald Schimming and Michael Sittinger}, journal={Annals of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons}, year={2002}, volume={16}, pages={50-3} }