Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
Surgery » Finger joint replacement

Finger joint replacement

Finger joint replacement

Finger joint replacement: Finger joint replacement is surgery to replace worn out finger cartilage and bones with man-made metal, ceramic, and plastic parts.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Finger joint replacement

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Finger joint replacement:

Non-Surgical Options: Finger joint replacement

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Finger joint replacement:

Other Surgical Options: Finger joint replacement

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Finger joint replacement may include these surgeries:

Procedure Complications: Finger joint replacement

Possible surgical complications of Finger joint replacement may include:

  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Adverse reaction to anesthesia
  • Dislocation of artificial finger joint
  • Little to no improvement in finger mobility

Finger joint replacement: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Finger joint replacement) include:

  • Finger arthroplasty

More Surgery Topics

  • Needle aponeurotomy
  • Needle cricothyrotomy
  • Neoscrotum construction
  • Nephrectomy
  • Nephroureterectomy
  • Nerve repair
  • Nipple areola reconstruction
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • Norwood operation
  • Ober fasciotomy
  • Ober-Yount fasciotomy
  • Ocular implant surgery
  • Oculoplastic surgery

    By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

    Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise