Reconstruction of Cranial Bone Defects Using Struthio camelus Eggshell


Uygur S., Ozmen S., Kandal S., Lortlar N., ÖMEROĞLU S. , ARAÇ M. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.22, no.5, pp.1843-1846, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0b013e31822e83e4
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1843-1846

Abstract

Background: There are many synthetic materials for the treatment of bone defects, which have their own advantages and disadvantages. We aimed to compare the efficacy of ostrich eggshell, which is cheap and easily available, and demineralized bone matrix in healing of cranial bone defects.