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What materials are artificial joints made of?
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Dr. Joel McClurg
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree
In brief: Many things
Total joints can be made out of various metals including stainless steel, cobalt-chrome, or titanium, and the inserts are made out of these metals, or plastic, or ceramics.

In brief: Many things
Total joints can be made out of various metals including stainless steel, cobalt-chrome, or titanium, and the inserts are made out of these metals, or plastic, or ceramics.
Dr. Joel McClurg
Dr. Joel McClurg
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Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Many materials
The most common are cobalt chrome, titanium, titanium nitrite, ceramics, polyethylene.

In brief: Many materials
The most common are cobalt chrome, titanium, titanium nitrite, ceramics, polyethylene.
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
Dr. Frederick Buechel, jr. md
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