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https://icmphilly.com/questions/is-undergoing-a-colonoscopy-or-upper-gastrointestinal-gi-endoscopy-after-total-joint-arthroplasty-tja-associated-with-an-increased-risk-of-surgical-site-infection-periprosthetic-joint-infection/
Is undergoing a colonoscopy or upper gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy after total joint arthroplasty (TJA) associated with an increased risk of surgical site infection/periprosthetic joint infection (SSI/PJI)? If yes, does antibiotic prophylaxis prior to a colonoscopy or upper GI endoscopy after TJA reduce the risk?