What are the risks of knee replacement surgery?

Knee replacement surgery is one of the treatment options for a knee joint that osteoarthritis has damaged. Osteoarthritis develops due to a breakdown of joint cartilage and the underlying bone.

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Musculoskeletal oncology is the branch of orthopedic surgery that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of tumors of the bone and soft tissues.

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