Surgery is an operation to investigate or treat a disease or injury. Ask your surgeon to explain what you can expect and any risks involved. Take time to understand the information when deciding about surgery.
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Knee replacement surgery removes a diseased knee joint and replaces it with an artificial joint.
A laminectomy is a surgical incision into the vertebra to obtain access to the spinal cord.
Many quadriplegics could live more independent lives with a highly specialised operation called tendon transfer surgery.