Hip Stem Recipient

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Hip Stem Recipient

A hip stem recipient is a patient that has elected to go through a total hip replacement. During a total hip replacement, and orthopedic surgeon will insert a new hip stem, also known as a femoral stem. This is because the stem is inserted into the femur and functions as the “ball” in the ball and socket joint of the hip.

A hip stem recipient is usually a total hip replacement patient.

Total hip replacement or arthroplasty and hip Implant.


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