Control of Sterility in Bone Banking with Irradiation
Among all the complications of bone allografts surgery, infection is the most frequent and one of the most devastating. One of the major problems experienced by those who collect and store humoral tissues for clinical transplantation is the control of sterility [3, 4]. This report studies the incidence of sterilization by irradiation in 90 massive allografts (of more than 7 cm) with a follow-up of at least 6 months.
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