dahlite

dahlite

Carbonated hydroxyapatite being developed as an 'instant bone' administered in a paste form, hardening within 12 hrs to provide 55 megapascals of compressive strength. See Bone paste.
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X-ray diffraction is suitable for quantification of mineral-containing samples, such as urinary calculi (2), but it cannot adequately detect amorphous substances, such as carbonate apatite or dahlite (3).