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Still much pain outer thigh and sitting and walking after THR 3 yrs. ago, months and months of PT (you name it I had it done) - lousy surgeon???

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Not necessarily

There can be a number of reasons a person might still have pain after a hip replacement, many not related to surgical technique.
For example, an irritation of a nerve in the back. Consider seeing a second opinion to take a fresh look at why you are still hurting.

In brief: Not necessarily

There can be a number of reasons a person might still have pain after a hip replacement, many not related to surgical technique.
For example, an irritation of a nerve in the back. Consider seeing a second opinion to take a fresh look at why you are still hurting.
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