In some cases, osteon
cluster has been seen, and enclosing of two and sometimes three osteons
with common Haversian plates has been noted.
in different colors, seen around implants, confirm that osteogenesis occurred during the entire period during which the implants were in the animals.
200 and 500R (Biomet, Warsaw, Indiana) are commercially available and have an interconnectivity and porosity similar to cancellous bone.
Britz HM, Thomas CDL, Clement JG, Cooper DML (2009) The relation of femoral osteon
geometry to age, sex, height and weight.
Tetracycline, a modern-day antibiotic, is a fluorophor that binds with calcium during the mineralization phase of osteon
(Greek), bone and vorator (Latin), eater.
consist from concentrical layer of plates, along every layer small holes are displaced, with one cell of osteocit inside .
The use of hydroxyapatite from coral as a bone implant aid is FDA-approved and marketed as Pro Osteon
The name comes from osteon
, the Greek for bone, and spermum, the Latin for seed, an apparent reference to the seed's shape.
For this purpose, Interpore Cross International of Irvine, California, is making a porous ceramic called Pro Osteon
, using a process that converts natural coral to hydroxyapatite--the main component of human bone.
Additional services include same-day surgery (including plastic and reconstructive), an on-site pharmacy, the island's foremost nuclear medicine department (advanced imaging detection), physical therapy, an OPTIFAST weight-loss program, and Osteon
, a painless foot soak to determine bone density.