Types of Femoral Stem Loosening



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         - Cemented Femoral Component: Loosening:
         - Bending Cantilever
         - Calcar Pivot: (distal toggle)
         - Medial Midstem Pivot
         - Pistoning:
         - Exam: for THR Loosening



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 4:39 pm