Author | Marco Caicedo, MD

Articles

Inflammatory bone loss in joint replacements: The key mediators

July 04, 2010

Article

The immune system plays a dynamic role in physiological and pathogenic bone remodeling. Macrophage-, stromal-, and lymphocyte-derived cytokines may induce the activation or inhibition of bone cells and their precursors and cause bone deposition or bone resorption.

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