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Percentage of patients who get satisfactory results from orthovisc or synvisc (hylan g-f 20) if used in the hip?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
No data: Would need to look at clinical trials The risk of hip is to need total hip replacement surgery. One study shows that after three years 51% of the patients did not go to surgery. This gives us a guide as to how well this may work

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