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How hard is it to get titanuim rod and screws out of femur? Is there statistic on it it breaking the bone again on removal? Had it 8 months

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Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine
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In brief: Fairly easy

The screws could strip but in general come out easily.
The rod is then pulled out in general that too comes out easily. There is always a risk of fracturing the bone but in my experiencethe rods come out very smoothly good luck discuss with your ortho

In brief: Fairly easy

The screws could strip but in general come out easily.
The rod is then pulled out in general that too comes out easily. There is always a risk of fracturing the bone but in my experiencethe rods come out very smoothly good luck discuss with your ortho
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