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why would a hemi joint implant be done??

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Old 08-19-2007, 08:12 AM   #1
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why would a hemi joint implant be done??

If a patient had a sever bunion condition, would the hemi implant ever be used to realign the 1st metatarsal, instead of cutting a wedge shape and securing with screws??

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