TitleComparison of autogenous cancellous bone grafts obtained from the sternum and proximal portion of the tibia of llamas.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsKaneps, AJ, Huber, MJ, Snyder, SP
JournalJournal of the American Veterinary Medical Association
Date Published1999 Aug 1
KeywordsAutologous, Transplantation

To describe the anatomy of the sternum in llamas, define the surgical approach to the sternum for collection of cancellous bone graft tissue, and compare the histologic appearance of graft tissue obtained from the sternum with that obtained from the proximal portion of the tibia.