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Table 2 Short-term postoperative complications

From: Early postoperative compilations of bone filling in curettage defects

Type of bone filling Cases Fracture Infection Cellulitis PEa Paresthesia Rate (%)
Allograft 74 1 1 0 0 0 2.70
Bone graft substitute 121 1 1 1 1 1 4.13
Polymethyl methacrylate 54 1 2 1 0 0 7.41
PMMA + allograft 5 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
PMMA + bone graft substitute 3 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Autograft 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Total 267 3 4 2 1 1 4.12
  1. aPulmonary embolus