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Orbital implants (medical device)

Known as: Implants, Orbital, Implant, Orbital, Orbital Implants 
Rounded objects made of coral, teflon, or alloplastic polymer and covered with sclera, and which are implanted in the orbit following enucleation. An… Expand
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2008
2008
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM The use of implants with extraoral prostheses provides excellent support, stability, and retention, thereby… Expand
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2004
2004
PURPOSE To evaluate the porous polyethylene (Medpor) orbital implant in a rabbit model and compare it with three other currently… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE An analysis of retrospective data was conducted to establish the survival rates of osseointegrated implants used to… Expand
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2000
2000
PURPOSE To compare artificial eye amplitudes in patients who randomly received either a hydroxyapatite or an acrylic, scleral… Expand
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1995
1995
Hydroxyapatite (HA) implants currently are most commonly wrapped in donor sclera before implantation to facilitate placement… Expand
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1995
1995
  • Alan A. McNab
  • Australian and New Zealand journal of…
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 46504904
BACKGROUND The hydroxyapatite (HA) intraorbital implant is a relatively new implant made from the porous skeleton of a coral… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Two porous orbital implants available for clinical use in the anophthalmic socket are hydroxyapatite (HA) and porous polyethylene… Expand
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1994
1994
Ophthalmologists continue to search for the ideal orbital implant for the anophthalmic socket. The successful long-term clinical… Expand
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1993
1993
The coral-derived hydroxyapatite sphere is a popular, new integrated orbital implant designed to provide improved motility of the… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
  • Arlette C. Perry
  • Advances in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive…
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 42571938
Newer trends in enucleation surgery have included placement of the orbital implant deep within the muscle cone. The use of… Expand
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