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tcousins posted:
Anyone had the oxinium hip by Smith and Nephew implanted? Any problems? It sounds great on their website, but, of course, they are trying to promote it. I am allergic to nickel, so I don't want a cobalt-chrome ball and I am nervous about ceramic shattering (although I know the ceramics they use these days are much better than they used to be).
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