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Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Above Knee vs. Below Knee Amputation
I was wondering what the pros and cons were for the two different types of amputations. I didnt know if one is perferred over the other.
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Brian L Bowyer, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University