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Can you?Repair a cracked hip in a person with osteoporosis?
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Dr. Tariq Niazi
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Yes, if necessary. -
They heal well except taking a longer time.
In the elderly with hip fractures, who almost always have osteoporosis, surgically fixed hips do quite well.

In brief: Yes, if necessary. -
They heal well except taking a longer time.
In the elderly with hip fractures, who almost always have osteoporosis, surgically fixed hips do quite well.
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