Total hip arthroplasty for surgical management of advanced tuberculous hip arthritis: Case report
Shi Ming Tan, Pak Lin Chin, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore 169865, Singapore
Author contributions: Tan SM and Chin PL designed the report; Tan SM collected the patient’s clinical data and imaging; Chin PL performed the surgery for the patient; Tan SM and Chin PL analyzed the data and wrote the paper.
Supported by Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Singapore General Hospital.
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Correspondence to: Shi Ming Tan, MBBS (Singapore), MRCS (Edinburgh), Resident, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, 20 College Road, Academia, Level 4, Singapore 169865, Singapore. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: May 20, 2014
Peer-review started: May 20, 2014
First decision: July 18, 2014
Revised: November 10, 2014
Accepted: November 17, 2014
Article in press: November 19, 2014
Published online: March 18, 2015