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Total Elbow Joint Replacement


In total elbow replacement surgery, the damaged parts of the humerus and ulna are replaced with artificial artificial elbow components. The artificial elbow joint is made out of a metal and plastic hinge consisting of two metal stems. The procedure is indicated in several conditions like Rheumatoid Arthritis of the elbow joint, Osteoarthritis, Post-traumatic Arthritis, Severe Fractures of elbow joint, and Instability of elbow joint.