A synthetic graft is a graft using artificial materials, eg Gore-Tex for cruciate ligament reconstruction.


Cruciate ligament reconstruction

A surgeon discussion about whether or not one really needs to reconstruct a torn cruciate ligament.



Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with synthetic grafts. A review of literature. Legnani C, Ventura A, Terzaghi C, Borgo E and Albisetti W. Int Orthop. 2010 Apr; 34(4): 465–471.

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