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Arthroscopic hip replacement

Arthroscopic hip replacement

Arthroscopic hip replacement: Arthroscopic hip replacement is minimally invasive surgery to replace worn out cartilage and bones with man-made metal, ceramic, and plastic parts; a narrow lighted tube with a video camera on the end (arthroscope) and other instruments are inserted into several small keyhole incisions around the hip to visualize the area and help the surgeon perform the surgery.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Arthroscopic hip replacement

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Arthroscopic hip replacement:

Non-Surgical Options: Arthroscopic hip replacement

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Arthroscopic hip replacement:

Other Surgical Options: Arthroscopic hip replacement

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Arthroscopic hip replacement may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Arthroscopic hip replacement

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Arthroscopic hip replacement may include:

Procedure Complications: Arthroscopic hip replacement

Possible surgical complications of Arthroscopic hip replacement may include:

  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Adverse reaction to anesthesia
  • Little to no improvement in mobility
  • Adherence to physical therapy and rehabilitation
  • Inflammation around artificial joint
  • Absorption of bone around artificial hip joint
  • Artificial hip dislocation
  • Debris from artificial components

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Arthroscopic hip replacement

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is excellent; about 1 in 10 patients may require revision surgery in the future.

Arthroscopic hip replacement: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Arthroscopic hip replacement: Three to six months.

Arthroscopic hip replacement: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Arthroscopic hip replacement) include:

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