What is Patella Femoral Replacement?

Category: Surgeries

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A patella femoral replacement is done for patients with osteoarthritis that can no longer tolerate their pain that is unresolved with nonsurgical treatment or less invasive treatments. A patella femoral replacement is less invasive than a total knee replacement as only the kneecap is replaced.

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