-- Diana Kohnle
(HealthDay News) -- Knee replacement surgery may be a solution
for disabling arthritis, pain caused by other medical problems, or
a tumor affecting the knee.
But if you've got certain risk factors, your doctor may advise
against the surgery, the U.S. National Library of Medicine says.
Here are some examples:
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