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hydroxylapatite

[hī¦dräk·səl′ap·ə‚tīt]
(mineralogy)
Ca5(PO4)3OH A rare form of the apatite group that crystallizes in the hexagonal system.
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In the reconstruction of these defects, materials such as autograft incus, teflon, hydroxyapatite, ceramic, bone cement, and metal prosthesis are used (1).
Confirmation of Fluoride Incorporation in Hydroxyapatite Graft Energy Dispersive X-Ray (EDX)
The process for manufacturing hydroxyapatite (HA) starts with an eggshell mechanic milling stage to get a white powder.
Different studies have been conducted on the structure and chemical composition of hydroxyapatite and enamel by using NMR.
Crystalline properties of synthetic nanostructured hydroxyapatite (n-HA) was studied using high-resolution transmission electron microscopy.
Structural properties of silver doped hydroxyapatite and their biocompatibility," Materials Science and Engineering C, vol.
In this research, natural hydroxyapatite nanoparticles were produced through a simple and cheap process by using cow bone as raw material.
Hydroxyapatite has good biocompatibility, excellent ability to form chemical bond with living bone tissues (i.
Otoscopy of the left ear revealed an intact tympanic membrane with a hydroxyapatite prosthesis tenting the tympanic membrane and partially extruding through the posterosuperior quadrant (figure 1).
The company uses porous plasma-sprayed CP-titanium coatings, hydroxyapatite coatings and plasmasprayed coatings of titanium or hydroxyapatite on PEEK (polyetheretherketone).

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