Surgery

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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

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A multi-center, randomized Phase 3 study of the product candidate is underway comparing treatment of articular cartilage defects of the knee with NeoCart versus current standard of care, microfracture surgery.
After the Blazers took the 7-footer out of Ohio State with the first pick in the 2007 draft, Oden underwent microfracture surgery on his right knee and missed his rookie season.
Miles admitted he needed to miss the 2006-07 season after undergoing microfracture surgery on his right knee that November, but he insists he was ready to play beginning in December of last season.
Histogenics has successfully completed Phase I and Phase II clinical trials in which its NeoCart autologous tissue implant's effectiveness is compared to that of standard microfracture surgery.
Note: Winslow did, of course, have microfracture surgery this offseason, but is expected to be ready for training camp.
Histogenics has successfully completed Phase I and Phase II clinical trials in which the NeoCart autologous tissue implant's effectiveness is compared to that of standard microfracture surgery.
Morrissey said that EHSI is particularly interested in a procedure under development by OceanBASIS to implant marine collagen scaffolds into cartilage-depleted joints before microfracture surgery.