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Figure 8: Longitudinal sections of samples containing the PVA implants. (a) EG03-presence of granulation tissue (GT); (b) EG06-presence of collagen fibers (CF); (c) EG12-presence of mineralized bone matrix (BM); (d) EG24-presence of neoformed bone tissue (NB). at = absence of tissue over the implant surface. Stained with Hematoxylin and Eosin.