Author | Nadim James Hallab, MD

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Inflammatory bone loss in joint replacements: The key mediators

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.