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What is elbow replacement surgery?

Repeated pressure or overuse can overload the tissues where it is attached to the bone. Overuse can also cause pain over the elbow joint. Depending upon the location and severity of the injury or pain, the treatment options and recovery time varies. The conditions that necessitate elbow replacement include rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. In rheumatoid arthritis the synovial membrane surrounding the joint get inflamed and…

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