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Can a person with an infected hip implant removed be able to walk again?
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Yes takes some work
With a new implant they can we used to replace with an implant with antibiotic impregnated cement infx is always a futur urial but can't walk without a reconstruction not enough bone left for a fusion rcontrol infx remove implant stuff canal with removable beads rein plant plenty of peri operative anti cross your fingers pray a little or a lot start walkingits a 6 month project watchkidneyon vanco.

In brief: Yes takes some work
With a new implant they can we used to replace with an implant with antibiotic impregnated cement infx is always a futur urial but can't walk without a reconstruction not enough bone left for a fusion rcontrol infx remove implant stuff canal with removable beads rein plant plenty of peri operative anti cross your fingers pray a little or a lot start walkingits a 6 month project watchkidneyon vanco.
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