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hy·drox·y·ap·a·tite

 (hī-drŏk′sē-ăp′ĭ-tīt′)
n.
A whitish apatite mineral, calcium hydroxide phosphate, Ca5(OH)(PO4)3, that is the chief mineral component of bones and teeth and provides strength and rigidity to their structures.

hydroxyapatite

(haɪˌdrɒksɪˈæpəˌtaɪt) or

hydroxylapatite

n
(Minerals) a natural calcium mineral found in human teeth and bones
Translations

hy·drox·y·ap·a·tite

n. hidroxiapatita, forma de fosfato de calcio, compuesto inorgánico presente en los dientes y los huesos.
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Charlett et al examined the differences in audiometric outcomes between trainees and attending surgeons after tympanoplasty with hydroxylapatite prostheses and found a significant improvement in air-bone gap (ABG) outcomes in favor of attending surgeons.
The composition of bone charcoal is calcium carbonate (7-9 wt%), carbon content (9-11 wt%) and calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHAP) (70-76 wt%) etc.
Multicentre, prospective, randomized, 52-week trial of calcium hydroxylapatite vs.
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To provide in-depth insights on the pattern of demand for dermal fillers, the market is segmented into different type filler material such as hyaluronic acid (HA), poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA), calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA), polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) and collagen.
Dermal fillers, such as hyaluronic acid (Juvederm, Restylane), calcium hydroxylapatite (Radiesse), collagen, and even a patient's own fat are used to smooth out wrinkles and add volume to plump up areas such as cheeks and lips.
Energetics of the initial phase of adhesion of Streptococcus sanguis to hydroxylapatite.
More viscous fillers such as calcium hydroxylapatite and poly-L-lactic acid can be difficult to inject through a cannula and require a needle for injection.
Effect of Ti ion substitution on the structure of hydroxylapatite.
The effects of sample treatment and diagenesis on the isotopic integrity of carbonate in biogenic hydroxylapatite.
Biomechanical and histological studies of particulate hydroxylapatite implanted in femur bone defects of adult dogs.
Grigor'ian AS (1994) An experimental study of action of an intraosseous implant of hydroxylapatite ceramic granules on the process of reparative bone formation (experimental morphological research).