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Effects of Titanium Cages

The cylindrical titanium mesh cage cleared FDA (Food and Drug Administration) for any bone replacement in 1990, it guides new bone into the space between the two tubes, allows reduction of bone graft, and enhances bone graft incorporation. Two cases are discussed. The advantages of titanium cages are a one stage procedure, it immediately restores bone continuity and alignment, permits early stability, and functional recovery.