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Big toe joint replacement
This is one of the treatment options for arthritis of
the big toe joint. (Hallux rigidus)
The other treatment options are:
For early stages of arthritis
For late stage of arthritis
What is the advantage of joint replacement over
You will be able to move the joint after replacement.
What is the joint made of?
How long will the joint last?
About 5 to 10 years
What are the complications of operation?
How will you reduce the risk of infection?
You will be given antibiotics at the time of operation.