North West Hip & Knee Clinic - Labral Surgery

Mr Aslam Mohammed FRCS, FRCS (Orth)
Consultant Hip & Knee Surgeon

Specialising in:
Lower Limb Arthroplasty & Sports Injury

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The acetabular labrum has a number of functions to help keep the the joint healthy. These include forming a seal around the femoral head to help with lubrication of joint, proprioception and stability of the joint.
The labrum is assessed at the time of surgery along with all the other pathology and suitability for repair/ reattachment is undertaken. After the removal the PINCER lesion the labrum is reattached using bone anchors and sutures to restore sealed around the femoral head.

    Labrum reattached with 2 anchors

   Head reduced Labral seal around femoral head


MRI Scans

North West Hip & Knee Clinic -Labral Surgery
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