Hip athroplasty (overview)

Dr Joachim Feger et al.

Hip arthroplasties are a very common form of joint replacement for the treatment of different pathologic conditions of the hip joint being osteoarthritis of the hip the most common. Inflammatory arthritis and osteonecrosis 1-3.  

The term hip arthroplasty comprises the following main types:

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Article information

rID: 83525
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Hip replacement
  • Hip replacement (overview)

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: total hip arthroplasty
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  • Case 2: total hip athroplasty
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  • Case 3: total hip athroplasty
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  • Case 4: hip hemiarthroplasty
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  • Case 5: hip resurfacing arthroplasty
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  • Case 6: short stem hip arthroplasty
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