High femoral position in hip osteoarthritis

70 years old patient with osteoarthritis of the rigth hip. Left hip operated before and left luxated.

The patient desired hip prothesis on the rigth side with reduction of the leg length difference. She had no pain anymore on the left side, no surgery nor reduction were desired.

Procedure rigth side:

  1. revision cup (Lima) with augment and bone graft 
  2. femoral osteotomy with shortening (about 2cm)
  3. short revision stem (Permedica) 

 

 

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