Void metal composite | definition of void metal composite by Medical dictionary
void metal composite
void met·al com·pos·ite (VMC), (voyd met'ăl kŏm-poz'it),
A porous metal structure that enables tissue growth within the openings to establish long-term attachment between prosthesis and tissue.
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The process, called void metal composite
forming, creates tiny channels or "voids" in the surfaces of the implants.