Pete T
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Pete T asked in PetsDogs · 5 years ago

What kind of metal is the DePuy Delta Xtend monoblock stem made of ?

2 Answers

  • 5 years ago

    Most replacements parts are made of titanium. However, around the ball joint, is a type of silicon, so there's no metal on metal.

  • 5 years ago

    Probably titanium as all stems are. It is used in replacement of shoulder joint in humans. Depuy is made by Johnson & Johnson. Why? Is your vet planning to give your dog a reverse shoulder joint replacement????

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