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What's the benefit of fusing a knee?
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Dr. Paul Grutter
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Limb salvage
Knee fusion is a salvage procedure for failed knee replacements, irreparable extensor mechanism deficits, infection, young active patients involved in heavy labor, soft tissue defects and neuropathic joint disease.

In brief: Limb salvage
Knee fusion is a salvage procedure for failed knee replacements, irreparable extensor mechanism deficits, infection, young active patients involved in heavy labor, soft tissue defects and neuropathic joint disease.
Dr. Paul Grutter
Dr. Paul Grutter
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: Decrease pain
This option is mainly used to create stability to a painful unstable area.

In brief: Decrease pain
This option is mainly used to create stability to a painful unstable area.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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