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How expensive is a cosmesis prosthesis?

Purchasing a cosmesis prosthesis is expensive and can cost anywhere from hundreds of dollars to thousands of dollars. After the initial cost of buying the prosthesis, there is the continued expense of upkeep, which includes time and money spent on visits to physical therapists and to prosthetists for ongoing adjustments. So cost is a major consideration in deciding whether or not to use a prosthesis.

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