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Doctor insights on: Hip Disarticulation Surgical Technique

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I have surgery next week and they will disarticulate my hips, (hip disarticulation). Why?

I have surgery next week and they will disarticulate my hips, (hip disarticulation). Why?

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

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Noninvasive hip surgery?

Noninvasive hip surgery?

Hip surgery: Every surgery has some level of invasiveness. Perhaps you mean hip arthroscopy, where several holes are made and rips, tears, loose bodies, and spurs may be removed. ...Read more

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Noninvasive hip surgery?

Arthroscope: Hip arthroscopy done by a orthopedist that does this regularly can be very helpful. ...Read more

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Non invasive hip surgery?

Non invasive hip surgery?

Minimaly invasive: 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

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Can hip surgery be dangerous?

Can hip surgery be dangerous?

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

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What about noninvasive hip surgery?

What about noninvasive hip surgery?

HELL no!!!!!!: Do they know beyond a doubt what is going on?
In my 30 years of experience probably not.
If you are having only pain then follow my wellness suggestions.
See a pt, massage, acupuncture trigger point therapy. ...Read more

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What about noninvasive hip surgery?

What about noninvasive hip surgery?

Arthroscope: Hip arthroscopy done by a orthopedist that does this regularly can be very helpful. ...Read more

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How long to recover from hip repair surgery?

How long to recover from hip repair surgery?

Arthroscopy?: If you mean repair of the labrum in the hip arthroscopically, typically pro athletes return to play at an avg of 4 months postop. Most normal folks get back to complete full activities by 4-6 months. If cartilage restoration work is involved, the rehab can be longer. ...Read more

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What is the typical cost of hip repair surgery?

What is the typical cost of hip repair surgery?

Depends: That would depend on your insurance provider. Get orthopedic group has a set fee they are contracted to accept if they are "in network". Everyone's out of pocket cost depends on their specific insurance coverage. ...Read more

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What type of exercise is best after hip surgery?

What type of exercise is best after hip surgery?

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

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How do you fix a torn hip labrum without surgery?

How do you fix a torn hip labrum without surgery?

Rehabilitation: 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.
www. Kevinkaplanmd. Com. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: hip surgery?

What is the definition or description of: hip surgery?

Surgery of hip joint: Hip surgery can range from arthroscopic surgery to remove torn cartilage, to repair of a hip fracture to hip replacement surgery and everything in between. ...Read more

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How soon after hip surgery can I have any type of sex?

How soon after hip surgery can I have any type of sex?

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

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What do I need to know for reconstructive hip surgery?

What do I need to know for reconstructive hip surgery?

Your surgeon: And your hospital and therapy team. Make sure they are experts and routinely do your procedure. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to stay in shape after hip surgery?

Can you tell me how to stay in shape after hip surgery?

Water excercises: Water exercises are excellent after hip and knee surgery. The buoyancy of the water will unload the skeleton, help with balance and increase resistance to motions. From the water you can gradually start land therapy under the guidance of a good therapost. ...Read more

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What alternatives are there for hip pinning surgery for my 100 yo grandmother?

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

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Can I get reconstructive surgery to have a rounder, fuller butt and wider hips?

Can I get reconstructive surgery to have a rounder, fuller butt and wider hips?

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

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What can I take to make my hips stop hurting? I don't want to quit dancing or have surgery.

What can I take to make my hips stop hurting? I don't want to quit dancing or have surgery.

See an Orthopaedist: Their are different potential causes of your hip pain, including problems that are unique to dancers. An orthopaedic evaluation with x-rays is the best place to start to help identify the source of the problem first and then recommend treatment to help. ...Read more

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Is there any difference between hip prothesis used in surgery, and what's the best product?

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

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"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

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Z my new hip broken? Do I need another surgery?

May be.: Online consultants will not be your best resource here. Best to be seen by your orthopedic surgeon for precise/relevant answers.
Best wishes. ...Read more

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How can I get wider hips a bigger, rounder butt naturally no pill/surgery?

Body imperfections?: 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

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How did Kylie Jenner get bigger hips and butt? What are your thoughts based on surgical experience?

How did Kylie Jenner get bigger hips and butt? What are your thoughts based on surgical experience?

Don't know: I think you should learn to embrace and appreciate your body for what it looks like now. Find peace without surgery! ...Read more

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Swelling after hip surgery?

Swelling after hip surgery?

Postsurgical swellin: If you have swelling on and/or around the surgical site then completely normal. ...Read more

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What is hip replacement surgery for?

What is hip replacement surgery for?

Hip replacement: Tha is primarily done for painful deformity from irregular hip ball and socket. Arthritis, trauma, avn, scfe, perthes, among other developmental diseases can be the culprit. ...Read more

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Hip surgery - how long to walk again?

Hip surgery - how long to walk again?

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

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Tell me about hip replacement surgery?

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