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surgical reconstruction or replacement of a malformed or degenerated joint

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Key words: femoral head and neck excision arthroplasty, FHO, lameness, free-ranging, avian, red-tailed hawk, Buteo jamaicensis, Canada goose, Branta canadensis
A femoral head and neck excision arthroplasty (FHO) was elected to manage the femoral neck fracture.
15) Femoral head and neck excision arthroplasty has previously been reported in avian patients for treatment of chronic coxofemoral luxation, open comminuted femoral neck fracture, and osteoarthritis.
Excision arthroplasty for management of coxofemoral luxation in pet birds.
Excision arthroplasty is normally undertaken in elderly or sedentary patients, given the loss of flexion strength of the first metatarsophalangeal joint and the possibility of transfer metatarsalgia in active patients.