Shoulder replacementTotal shoulder arthroplasty; Endoprosthetic shoulder replacement; Partial shoulder replacement; Partial shoulder arthroplasty; Replacement - shoulder; Arthroplasty - shoulder
Shoulder replacement is surgery to replace the bones of the shoulder joint with artificial joint parts.
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