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A 68-year-old female asked:

Hi i had a dynamic screw op 10 months ago and i now experience pain in hip and knee, a feeling of the operated hip side being shorter than my other h?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Be seen: I would sure be seen for an exam and repeat X-rays. The pain you are having and the shortening in that leg may represent problems at your surgical site and I would make sure your surgeon is aware.

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