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Elbow Replacement (Definition)

Take the diease joint out and insert new artificail ...Read more


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Are bacterial infections common during elbow replacement surgery?

Are bacterial infections common during elbow replacement surgery?

No: Infections in total elbow arthroplasties exist. They occur about 3% of the time which is low but higher than other joint replacements. ...Read more

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Is any elbow replacement good.?

Is any elbow replacement good.?

Yes it is good: If it done for the right diagnosis and in the right hands. ...Read more

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What are the considerations for elbow replacement ?

Pain and FUNCTION: As with consideration of any joint replacement the factors involved include pain that cannot be controlled and loss of function. This will depend on age and other risk factors involved, such as other illnesses, etc. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: elbow replacement?

What is the definition or description of: elbow replacement?

Artificial Joint: Take the diease joint out and insert new artificail joint.Like knee joit replacement. ...Read more

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