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Management of Leg Length Discrepancy after THA

  • Eustathios Kenanidis
  • Eleftherios Tsiridis
  • Viktor Janz
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Abstract

We present two cases dealing with the management of Leg Length Discrepancy after THA. In the first one, a cemented stem was used for the revision THA whether in the second an uncemented solution was provided

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eustathios Kenanidis
    • 1
  • Eleftherios Tsiridis
    • 2
    • 3
  • Viktor Janz
    • 4
  1. 1.Academic Orthopaedic UnitAristotle University Medical SchoolThessalonikiGreece
  2. 2.Papageorgiou General HospitalPavlos MelasGreece
  3. 3.Aristotle University Medical SchoolThessalonikiGreece
  4. 4.Center for Musculoskeletal Surgery, Orthopaedic DepartmentCharité-Universitätsmedizin BerlinBerlinGermany

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