A revision total hip replacement is an operation to take out parts of your old hip replacement and put in new ones. Your surgeon has recommended a revision total hip replacement operation. However, it is your decision to go ahead with the operation or not.
Sacroiliac joints (SI joint) are joints in the lower back region, where the sacrum and ilium bones join. Even though these joints are small and have limited motion, they have an important role in connecting your spine to the pelvic bone and the lower part of your body. They perform an important function of absorbing injurious shock forces of the upper portion of your body.