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Can having bone removed from the hip for a bone graft cause arthritis?

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Dr. William Dapper
Dentistry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not really

The bone harvested from the hip is not the area in which the joint resides.
However discomfort can last for many months.

In brief: Not really

The bone harvested from the hip is not the area in which the joint resides.
However discomfort can last for many months.
Dr. William Dapper
Dr. William Dapper
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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Bone graft

No, not if it doesn't enter the joint.

In brief: Bone graft

No, not if it doesn't enter the joint.
Dr. John Michalski
Dr. John Michalski
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