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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Probably yes: The operating surgeon will direct you in the correct answer. These medicines may change immune system or risk of bleeding, but only the surgeon has th ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
About the same but-: -there's more bone stock to work with.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
6 months: At least 6 months. The person you want to ask that question is the orthopedic surgeon doing the hip replacement. He/she should make the call. Also, th ... Read More
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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Rule out UTI: Tell your Dr about urinary frequency, which is common with urinary tract infections, especially if U were catheterized during your hospitalization. Ro ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
39 years experience Anesthesiology
No: That technology is not available. Platelet enriched plasma is also still experimental.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Chmielewski
29 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Very high.: Most people who undergo total hip replacement for osteonecrosis do very well. She should ask her orthopedic surgeon though.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Statistics: Every center where this procedure is performed will provide you with statistics (so you can compare) of the adverse outcomes and inform you of risks i ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tom Pousti
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
May be.: Online consultants will not be your best resource here. Best to be seen by your orthopedic surgeon for precise/relevant answers. Best wishes.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Body imperfections?: Given your age the best answer may well be time and patience. You still have some growing to do. But, the buttocks can really get some increase in ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Arthroscope: Hip arthroscopy done by a orthopedist that does this regularly can be very helpful.

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