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Orthopedics

Orthopedics

What is a Reverse Shoulder Replacement?

Reverse Shoulder Replacement

Though shoulder replacement surgery is not as common as knee and hip replacement, the main reason for shoulder replacements is osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative arthritis. Besides osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, rotator cuff tears, trauma and injury restricts the movement and may call for a shoulder replacement surgery for relief.

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