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Hip Replacement – An Overview!

By Dr. Abhishek Kumar Mishra , Orthopaedics Hip replacement surgery is a method wherein a defective hip joint is removed and replaced with an artificial hip joint. This procedure is only opted for after all the other treatments have failed to yield the desired effects. Hip replacement surgery removes damaged or diseased parts of a hip…

Causes and Symptoms of Avascular Necrosis of Hip

  By Dr. P. Sharat Kumar,Orthopaedics Avascular necrosis is localised death of the bone. Necrosis can occur due to traumatic injury, side effects of drugs or disease. The dead areas of the bone do not function normally, they weaken and they can collapse. Avascular necrosis eventually leads to the joints attached…