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when is a hip replacement to be done

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: If medical management of hip pain fails, surgical treatment can be considered. Patients who have conditions such as avascular necrosis, rheumatoid ar ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Please rephrase.: By "nhs" do you mean the national health service? I am not sure what you are asking here.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
What you need is to-: -have strong ABductors of the hip as well as stretching the flexors and extensors of the hip. This is not something you can do in a short time. A prop ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
No one gets: It done "all the time" it's used for diseased joints.
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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Plan. : You need to go to your doctor pretty soon. X Ray as well. You can not resolve this problem with history of hip replacement on line.
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Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Absolutely: Most are done in an or with specia llventilation laminar air flow to reduce infx avoiding infx is paramont concern most hospitals have design ED tot ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
45 years experience Plastic Surgery
1st Lipo /2nd hip op: Timing is best left to your PS and ortho to decide. I might wait at least 3 to 6 weeks...
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
HIP REPLACEMENT: I am not sure if all the movements are preserved like flexion, extension, abduction, etc. Probablly, rom is slightly diminised. Please ask the orth ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
2 major causes: The 2 most likely causes are cervical spondylitis (pinched nerve in neck from arthritic spurs or ruptured disk) or diabetic peripheral neuropathy. An ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peggy Ching
40 years experience Plastic Surgery
Groin pain s/p THR: It's possible that the total hip replacement surgery have disturbed something to the groin causing pain. Was the pain present from right after surger ... Read More
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