hip resurfacing


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hip resurfacing

A type of hip arthroplasty in which the femoral head is shaped to receive a metal cap or resurfacing, which contrasts to a “total hip” in which the femoral head is excised and a mechanical prosthesis is put in its place.
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Murray underwent hip resurfacing surgery at the end of January and began his comeback in June by playing doubles at Queen's Club.
He had hip resurfacing surgery in January and began his comeback in June by playing doubles in the Fever-Tree Championships.
"I've got some great memories from playing in Beijing, it's a really interesting city, and I'm looking forward to heading back there again!" Murray underwent hip resurfacing surgery at the end of January and began his comeback in June by playing doubles in the Fever-Tree Championships at Queen's Club.
In this report, the market of Hip replacement is fragmented into four parts; Total Hip Replacement, Partial Hip Replacement, Revision Hip Replacement and Hip Resurfacing. In this report, we have done a comprehensive analysis of various procedure and core factors that will boost the Hip replacement market.
The 32-year-old has so far been restricted to doubles action since returning to the game following his hip resurfacing operation in January, winning his first tournament back at Queen's in June before suffering early exits at Eastbourne and Wimbledon.
The former world number one has so far been restricted to doubles action since returning to the game following his hip resurfacing operation in January, winning his first tournament back at Queen's in June before suffering early exits at Eastbourne and Wimbledon.
The former World No.1 has so far been restricted to doubles action since returning to the game following his hip resurfacing operation in January, winning his first tournament back at Queen's in June before suffering early exits at Eastbourne and Wimbledon.
After a hip resurfacing operation in January it will be the 32-year-old's first appearance at SW19 since a quarter-final defeat in singles to Sam Querrey two years ago.
The Scot (left), who had hip resurfacing surgery in January, said: "I've taken two flights since the operation.
The Dunblane ace worried that he might not play again before his hip resurfacing surgery earlier this year but thanks to the Spaniard Feliciano Lopez who came though a three-set final to win the singles against France's Gilles Simon, he has the sweet smell of success in his nostrils once again.
On 29 January he took the plunge, undergoing a hip resurfacing procedure, which, unlike a conventional hip replacement, involves smoothing down the ball at the top of the thigh bone, covering it with a metal cap and putting another layer of metal in the pelvic socket to reduce friction.
Murray had the hip resurfacing operation in London in January and says he is now pain-free.