Is it safe to apply Hydroxyapatite Granule bone cement over metal plates and screws?
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There is no issues or concerns with the application of hydroxyapatite cement over indwelling metal plates and screws in the face. To some degree it is actually helpful as it gives the cement some irregular surfaces onto which the cement can engage and harden.
ORBITAL RIM AUGMENTATION
Normally how it works is that you would have a consultation with a reconstructive surgeon and they would examine you, review your history and any imaging you may have and then recommend how you can most safely achieve your cosmetic goal. How it doesn't work is that you decide you want to have hydroxyapetite granules / bone cement.
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