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What is hip replacement surgery for?

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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Hip replacement

Tha is primarily done for painful deformity from irregular hip ball and socket.
Arthritis, trauma, avn, scfe, perthes, among other developmental diseases can be the culprit.

In brief: Hip replacement

Tha is primarily done for painful deformity from irregular hip ball and socket.
Arthritis, trauma, avn, scfe, perthes, among other developmental diseases can be the culprit.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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Dr. James Bruckner
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Osteoarthritis

Specifically, of the hip, regardless of the cause.
There are a few contraindications, such as active infection in the hip, uncontrolled schizophrenia, and a few others. Your specialist will help you with this.

In brief: Osteoarthritis

Specifically, of the hip, regardless of the cause.
There are a few contraindications, such as active infection in the hip, uncontrolled schizophrenia, and a few others. Your specialist will help you with this.
Dr. James Bruckner
Dr. James Bruckner
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