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Discussion in 'Hip Replacement Recovery Area' started by Josephine, Feb 23, 2009.

  1. Shazzstars

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    Left DHS removal and Anterior THR 9th Dec 2015

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  2. ddj

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    Left THR five weeks post-op. 12-11-15

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  3. luvinlex

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    I've got a before and after (8 weeks)

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  4. Zorba123

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    3 days post op...right THR...anterior approach

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  5. luvinlex

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    Better close up of post-op week 8

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  6. ddj

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    8 weeks post surgery. 12-11-2015 anterior THR

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  7. Robimus

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    13 days out.


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  8. Junodog5*

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    Anterior left total hip replacement done on Nov. 11,2015 Scar is 4"

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  9. MTbiker

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    6 days post op revision of acetabular cup of previous THR with malaligned and loosened of cup.
    Done 6 months ago

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  10. gnarus2

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  11. coral63

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    Here is 12 days post op. Today I get my staples out. YAY!

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  12. Clipper

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    96 hrs post-op - anterior method, Left THR

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  13. luvinlex

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    mine is a mess. 4½ months.

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  14. Cynthia777

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    Two weeks post-op after just having sutures removed. My scar is slightly longer than my index finger (as seen in photo).

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  15. uktanny

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    This is just under 3 weeks post posterior approach surgery. Think it's pretty good:)

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  16. Laura1979

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    this is mine!

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  17. kwarendorf

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    4" incision @ two weeks. Surgery 5/19/2016. Internal, self dissolving sutures with Dermabond.

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  18. Sommers16

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    I got the rest of my staples out this week. Surgery was May 17th, so this picture is 16 days after surgery. Doc says it is looking good. Very little bruising.

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  19. dandy_candi

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    Got my staples out today. 10 days post op. 16 staples, nurse said I was healing too well as a few of the staples were under the skin! Barely hurt- few pinches. Photo with staples and without- incision is about 12cms.

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  20. gullimac

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    This was me at week 4. First chance I had to see my surgeons handiwork. 2 weeks ago.

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