that it be aseptic and in a condition so sound that it is able to undertake the process of healing itself after the operation has been performed.
If the dead part be protected from the ingress of putrefactive organisms, however, it separates from that which is living without the ordinary evidences of gangrene, and is then known as an " aseptic slough."
Recent work has shown it is too feeble to be relied upon alone, but where really efficient antiseptics, such as mercuric chloride and iodide, and carbolic acid, have been already employed, boracic acid (which, unlike these, is non-poisonous and non-irritant) may legitimately be used to maintain the aseptic or non-bacterial condition which they have obtained.
aseptic loosening of cemented THRs has been linked to allergies to some of the components of the cement.
aseptic meningitis respond readily to high-dose corticosteroid treatment.