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What happens to patients if they have aluminium hip joints instead of titanium ones?

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Dr. Raymond Schneider
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In brief: Excessive wear

There ia a huge amount of wear on a hip joint.
I expect an aluminium hip joint would just wear out very quickly.

In brief: Excessive wear

There ia a huge amount of wear on a hip joint.
I expect an aluminium hip joint would just wear out very quickly.
Dr. Raymond Schneider
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