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Proposal for a histopathological consensus classification of the periprosthetic interface membrane

Morawietz, L. and Classen, R.-A. and Schröder, J. H. and Dynybil, C. and Perka, C. and Skwara, A. and Neidel, J. and Gehrke, T. and Frommelt, L. and Hansen, T. and Otto, M. and Barden, B. and Aigner, T. and Stiehl, P. and Schubert, T. and Meyer-Scholten, C. and König, A. and Ströbel, P. and Rader, C. P. and Kirschner, S. and Lintner, F. and Rüther, W. and Bos, I. and Hendrich, C. and Kriegsmann, J. and Krenn, V. (2006) Proposal for a histopathological consensus classification of the periprosthetic interface membrane. Journal of clinical pathology 59 (6), pp. 591-597.

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AIMS: The introduction of clearly defined histopathological criteria for a standardised evaluation of the periprosthetic membrane, which can appear in cases of total joint arthroplasty revision surgery. METHODS: Based on histomorphological criteria, four types of periprosthetic membrane were defined: wear particle induced type (detection of foreign body particles; macrophages and multinucleated ...


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Item Type:Article
Date:June 2006
Institutions:Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Pathologie
Identification Number:
16731601PubMed ID
Keywords:total joint replacement; aseptic loosening; septic loosening; classification; histopathology
Dewey Decimal Classification:600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Unknown
Deposited On:30 Aug 2007
Last Modified:13 Mar 2014 10:10
Item ID:1948
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