X-rays before & after hip replacement surgery

X-rays before & after hip replacement surgery

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Caption: Hip replacement. X-ray images taken before and after a hip replacement operation. At left is an X-ray of a patient's hip with rheumatoid arthritis. This is an autoimmune disorder where the body's immune system attacks its own tissue. The head of the thigh bone (femur) forms a ball which fits into a socket in the pelvic bone. At the joint the tissue and bone are worn by the arthritis. At right is the same hip after a hip replacement operation. The head of the femur and socket in the pelvic bone have been replaced by prosthetic implants. This restores the mobility of the hip.

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Keywords: arthritis, artificial implant, before and afte, before and after, before and aftr, healthcare, hip, hip joint, hip prosthesis, hip replacement, medical, medicine, prosthesis, prosthetic, prosthetic device, rheumatoid, rheumatoid arthritis, x-ray, xray

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