Hip replacement

What is Hip replacement?

It is the removal of worn out hip joint and replacing with artificial prosthesis.There are mainly two types- hemiarthroplasty and total hip replacement.

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I had a hip replacement 8 wks ago. when I went for my 2nd checkup the dr. saw a shadow where the socket was he does not use cement he asked me how...

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Hi, thanks for writing to HCM.

The recent onset of pain in the hip joint after a period of pain free total hip replacement (THR) is not a good...

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my blood pressure is raised 128 over 90 my doctor said one of my liver enzymes is high, for the last 18 months i have had trouble with my hip and...

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Hi, dear
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern.
You high blood pressure and pain with hip replacement. Celebex and...

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My husband had 5 by passes 15 years ago and a bad hip replacement 4 years ago,was a very heavy smoking,dose no walking as his feet are very bad,he...

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Right sided chest pain and bad congestion has to be evaluated and then treated.
i recommend him to visit his treating physician and...

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