'Grow Your Own' Hip Replacements Avai...

'Grow Your Own' Hip Replacements Available Within a Decade

There are 1 comment on the International Business Times story from Feb 9, 2013, titled 'Grow Your Own' Hip Replacements Available Within a Decade. In it, International Business Times reports that:

Instead of metal and ceramic hip replacements, patients receive an implant made from a plastic material that stimulates new bone growth, and then gradually degrades.

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Anna

Atlanta, GA

#2 Feb 18, 2013
This is a really good news knowing that there is a better way to solve the hip pain. There have been many problems with metal hip replacements and there are even news about it at http://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/11/07/p... .

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