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Eighteen years old
« on: November 11, 2017, 03:10:50 PM »
it is the eighteenth anniversary of my right side BHR being implanted. It has been well used, is still playing tennis several times a week and has improved my quality of life beyond measure.
 
The left side one was four years last month - also doing fine.


I post this because I guess it is one of the oldest that are mentioned here and I hope it will encourage people that their hip resurfacing really can last. I remember hoping to get fifteen years or so out of it. Now hoping it will last as long as I do!
« Last Edit: November 11, 2017, 10:15:46 PM by Granton »
David
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Lt BHR Oct 2013
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Re: Eighteen years old
« Reply #1 on: November 11, 2017, 06:49:30 PM »
David

Congratulations.  So happy you stopped by to give us an update.

18 years!  WOW  That is great.

I hope you have many, many more and will stop by now and then and update us.

Meanwhile, enjoy those hips and enjoy life!!!

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Re: Eighteen years old
« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2017, 09:02:41 AM »
 :D Awesome "tennis great stuff." Thanks for sharing
2019-2020 THR Left & Right COC Revision Zim Continuum cup with Biolox Delta Cer Liner, Biolox Delta Cer Head 40mm 12/14 Taper, CPT Stem Cem.
2019-2020 removal of Hip Resurfacing due to Metal Toxicity Cobalt - Chromium.
2015 MOM Conserve plus
2011-2013 FAI hip surgery failure
2007-Injury wakeboarding

 

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