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A 29-year-old member asked:

Should my overweight old daughter get a hip replacement now or wait?

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Dr. Gregory Gapp
Obstetrics and Gynecology 41 years experience
Not our decision: That decision can only be made by your daughter and her orthopedic surgeon with mutual agreement between he two of them.

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