Now Playing: Total Hip Replacement Risks If You Already Have Arthritis or Take Steroids
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If you have rheumatoid or psoriatic arthritis or take steroid medications, your risks for complications are higher. You are more likely to have infections and a delayed healing process. Therefore, it is essential for you to communicate with your health care team throughout your recovery to make sure these possible situations are taken care of appropriately.
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