A xenograft is a graft taken from an animal for use in a different species, eg human.


Graft choice for cruciate ligament reconstruction

There are different options for cruciate ligament reconstruction, both in terms of the procedure and also the graft material.



Biomechanical properties of bovine tendon xenografts treated with a modern processing method. Colaço HB, Lord BR, Back DL, Davies AJ, Amis AA and Ajuied A. J Biomech. 2017 Feb 28;53:144-147. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.01.011. Epub 2017 Jan 13.

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