Industry-Wide Hip Failures Lead to Product Recalls
Hundreds of thousands of patients each year undergo hip replacement surgery. It is now known that several hip implant devices have been recalled due to unsafe product defects and adverse side-effects. Many hip implants contact erodes the replacement joint and can release metallic ions into the patient’s blood stream. This causes a type of metal poisoning called Metallosis. Other problems include:
• Loosening of the Implant
• Joint Dislocation
• A Squeaky Hip
• Severe pain
If you have a Stryker hip implant which is causing you pain and discomfort, or if you have already had a revision surgery and have not already filed a claim, click the button below to fill out a hip replacement claim form and you will be contacted shortly.
Graves McLain is representing patients across the country who have required revision surgery as well as patients who have suffered additional adverse reactions from these defective medical devices. Hip replacement revision surgery is very serious and the attorneys at Graves McLain are here to help answer any questions you may have.
A patient’s only option to correct the defective implant is to undergo replacement surgery to implant a different type of hip joint. This process can result in months of pain and suffering, rehabilitation, and missed time from work.
Several recalls were issued by the manufacturers of these defective medical devices. The main model types recalled by their manufacturers are:
Have you had hip replacement surgery and experienced any of the following symptoms afterwards?:
• Hip Pain
• Tissue Necrosis
• Heart Failures
• Abnormal Blood Pressure
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The attorneys at Graves Mclain have substantial experience in representing these often difficult, complicated cases. We additionally have the financial resources to conduct a thorough investigation to prosecute the case through trial and appeal if necessary. Call a Metal on Metal Hip Revision Surgery Attorney at Graves McLain at 1-800-390-6600 for help.
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