metalosis

metalosis

a nonsuppurative osteomyelitis that occurs around metal implants as a result of corrosion or hypersensitivity reaction.
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Biocompatibility concerns the device safe to meet specific standards in order to avoid material decomposition, oxidation, and to prevent biochemical samples from toxicity, sentitization, irritation, metalosis (spread of toxic metal traces), precipitation, erythrocyte clotting or other irregularities [22].
En los casos de aplicaciones medicas (implantes) conlleva a que el paciente sufra procesos de intoxicacion por metalosis o bien desprendimiento de implante lo que obliga a nuevas cirugias (Geetha et al.