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Apparently, 3d printed replacements have been used as implants before, but the ribcage proved to be one of the bigger challenges due to the shape and positioning of the bones and their individuality, varying from person to person.

Illustration for article titled For the first time, a fully 3D printed Titanium sternum and partial ribcage has been implanted into a patient.
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No information so far if they have any intention to use other metals and alloys in the future....

Illustration for article titled For the first time, a fully 3D printed Titanium sternum and partial ribcage has been implanted into a patient.
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