I am 27 year old. I am suffering from ankylosing spondylitis and in july 2008 doctor performing hip resurfacing in left leg. But present time i'm suffering from pain. My operate leg become shorter then other leg. Doctor says for revising surgery so I want to knows that what is the batter for me hip resurfacing or THR.
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in case of revision, thr is the best option.
With newer designs like the ceramic on ceramic hip, the long term results and outcomes are very good.
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