Temporomandibular joint articular cartilage structure and function

Lambertus Gijsbertus Maria de Bont

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)

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Abstract

One of the aims of this investigation is to obtain more insight in the pathogenesis of osteoarthrosis. The starting point for this investigation of the fibrocartilage of the mandibular condyle was the hypothesis of Freeman and Meachim (1979), which states that collagen network fragmentation initiates the articular cartilage destruction which appears in osteoarthrosis. ... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Boering, G., Supervisor
Publisher
Publication statusPublished - 1985

Keywords

  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • Kaakgewricht , Artrose, Kraakbeen

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