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US bone-growth studies under fire for alleged bias

YankeeYankee Posts: 108
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:54 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
The product was introduced in 2002 to help bones heal after spinal surgery and has been used in about 500,000 patients. Since its arrival on the market, it has also been linked to some cases of cancer, male sterility, throat swelling and leg pain.



  • Yankee,

    Very interesting read. Thanks for the PM. I know on my second fusion they used "Osteocells" within my fusion area. 5 months post op to present, a mess... Mine wasn't part of the BMP infusion I don't think?

    PCTF C4 - T2, Laminectomies C5, C6 & C7. Severe Palsy left arm/hand.
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