Total hip replacement, X-ray

Total hip replacement, X-ray


Rights Managed


Total hip replacement, coloured X-ray. The replacement hip consists of a ball and shaft, attached to the top of the femur (thigh bone), and a socket, which is fitted into the pelvis (upper left). The ball fits into the socket. Surrounding the upper part of the shaft is a metal cage held in place by wires. This cage helps the shaft to graft to the bone. However, in this patient the shaft has not properly grafted, a state known as non-union.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}