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Table 2 Common effects of radiation on articular cartilage

From: The effects of low-dose radiation on articular cartilage: a review

Type of Ionizing Radiation Effects
Beta Cell viability [48]
Gamma Cell death [13], cell cycle arrest [11], anti-inflammatory [37, 43], matrix degradation [5, 26, 27]
X-Ray Anti-inflammatory [38], chondrocyte proliferation [15], anti-inflammatory [38]