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What would cause a full elbow replacement to constantly be leaking fluid?
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Dr. Daniel Mass
Surgery - Hand Surgery
In brief: Infection
If an elbow replacement is leaking fluid through a hole in the skin you most likely have an infection.
This is very serious and requires urgent surgery including possibly removing the prosthesis to cure the infection.

In brief: Infection
If an elbow replacement is leaking fluid through a hole in the skin you most likely have an infection.
This is very serious and requires urgent surgery including possibly removing the prosthesis to cure the infection.
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