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Hip Disarticulation Surgical Technique
Reshape femoral head: Open hip disarticulation can be necessary to adequately expose the femoral head of the hip bone to reshapen (make round and remove extra bone) the femoral head-neck junction and also to remove excess bone along the acetabular rim (socket side of hip)- commonly seen in conditions that fall under the diagnosis of femeroactabular impingement (FAI) and a Cam (femoral) and Pincer (acetabular) lesion. ...Read more
It is actually minimaly invasive also called non invasive
replacement of arthritic hip is done through a 3-5 inch incision instead of traditional 10-12 inch incision.
There is less pain and early recovery. Patients can go home 3 days after surgery and resume driving in4 to 6 weeks, there is faster healing and minimal scar. But if a surgeon finds difficulty he can enlarge the incision. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on what type of hip surgery is being done. Total hip replacement may have specific problems that include fracture, nerve injury, vascular injury, low blood pressure. Post surgery complications can include: infection, dislocation, fracture, implant rejection, blood clots, leg length problems, pain, or loss, transfusion reactions. Ask your surgeon for specific questions. ...Read more
Walking, etc: After hip surgery, for the most part, there is transient weakness of the hip abductor and hip extensors. Therefore, after surgery, a program of walking with abductor and gluteal strengthening exercises is typically recommended. You will want to check with a surgeon on when to begin this program. ...Read more
Every labral tear does not need surgery. In fact many people have labral tears and may not even know it. Typically if I see a patient with a labral tear I try rehab first in attempt to decrease symptoms. The tear may still be present, but if it does not cause symptoms then surgery is not indicated. We must treat the patient not necessarily the mri.
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Depends: Depends on the type of hip surgery procedure that was done. Best to address this with your surgeon. Outside of hip replacement or some major procedure like a corrective osteotomy (cutting and realigning the bones around the hip), most other hip surgeries probably woundnt limit your ability to have intercourse. ...Read more
Your surgeon: And your hospital and therapy team. Make sure they are experts and routinely do your procedure. ...Read more
Depends: Rarely, but is based on particular case. ...Read more
Bedrest: In general, with hip fractures the choices are surgery with improved mobility or no surgery and bedrest. Surgery does increase the short term risk a little but patients tend to do better with having their hip fractures fixed than without. Prolonged bedrest leads to bedsores, pneumonia, and a high 6 month mortality rate. Talk with the orthopaedic surgeon about your grandmother's case. ...Read more
Not sure: This question is regarding plastic surgery. Okay to look up your local plastic surgeons and make an appointment. Typically the initial consult is no charge. ...Read more
Not sure: I don't understand the question. Are you implying that regular patients requiring hip prosthesis don't get the best available one? I don't think anyone can answer this question, but I don't think there is any reason to believe that general population is not being given the best available option. I may assume that certain brands of prosthesis may not be covered by insurance companies. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Discuss this with your surgeon.Get a more detailed answer ›
"last week I had dhs hip surgery, I want know what is life hereafter, how to get cured soon and safe, also tell me what are risks after this surgery?
Hip fracture: It's very difficult to predict. You're young and the amount of displacement of the hip at the time of surgery predicts the chance of femoral head necrosis (death). If the neck heals, you can predict that you should have reasonable function with development of early, traumatic arthritis. If it does not heal, you may need an osteotomy. If the hip dies, you will need a total hip replacement. ...Read more
Given your age the best answer may well be time and patience. You still have some growing to do.
But, the buttocks can really get some increase in size with good core and lower extremity exercises. Squats as well can help to firm up one's gluts. ...Read more
How did Kylie Jenner get bigger hips and butt? What are your thoughts based on surgical experience?
Depends: Your surgeon will give you an estimate on this time, and it depends on your overall health, the degree of joint damage, the type of hip prosthesis being placed. The range is a few days to a few weeks. Technology such as the navigator ct system can decrease surgical swelling and lead to earlier ambulation. Take friend/family and ask about navigator system. Be well. ...Read more
I will: T h r is a surgery done to eliminate the pain from the hip sequence to arthritis; the hip joint is ball and socket joint. Usually the socket cover by polyethylene and the thigh bone (femur replaced) by metal prosthesis, usually the result is very good and the surgery is easy to do. ...Read more