Allograft Tissue Irradiation for ACL Reconstruction: Where Does Sterility Meet Stability?

Each year, approximately 200,000 anterior  cruciate ligament (ACL) ruptures occur among patients in the United States. In  general, two graft options—autograft and allograft—are available for ACL  reconstruction, with much debate regarding the functional outcomes of each  graft type.

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