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Old 07-04-2014, 04:58 PM   #3 (permalink)
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An FHO does not replace anything. It cuts off the femoral head so that it cannot cause pain by misalignment in the socket. It should NOT cost 5000 dollars.

A THR a total hip replacement may cost that much, but an FHO should run you less than 2000, closer to 1500.

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