hip replacement

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Related to Hip-replacement surgery: Hip Joint Replacement
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hip replacement

nHüftoperation f; (= device)Hüftprothese f
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When no alternatives are available and pain relief is to be provided immediately, hip-replacement surgery is the best alternative, to relieve a painful hip joint which makes walking easier in osteoporotic bones.
She says total hip-replacement surgery better addresses quality of life issues than the FHO procedure.
Dugan's hip-replacement surgery was pain relief, that the pain related to her arthritic hip was relieved and the leg-length inequality, while unfortunate, was a known risk of the procedure," Keplinger said.<br />Michael T.
He said he had a hip-replacement surgery to perform in about an hour.
Toledo's Matt Osburn earned his first two age-group titles in 1997 and '99 before undergoing hip-replacement surgery.
Not bad for someone who had hip-replacement surgery in May.
Though it's a safe and long-lasting way to alleviate hip-related pain, hip-replacement surgery isn't foolproof.
In his later years, Foran, who underwent hip-replacement surgery, prepared several point-to-point winners.