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Delaware Stryker Hip Recall Lawyers - Delaware Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Recall Lawsuit

If you or a loved one have received a Stryker Rejuvenate Hip Replacement or Stryker ABG II Hip Replacement and are experiencing problems, you may be entitled to compensation from the manufacturer.  Call today to get the facts.  Call Toll Free 1-866-777-2557 for a free no obligation consultation or use our online contact form below and a New York Hip Replacement Lawyer will get back to you quickly.  The call is free and there are no up-front legal charges.  We handle cases on a contingency fee basis, which means we only get paid if you get paid.  Call now.

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Stryker Orthopaedics has warned that use of these medical devices may lead to corrosion and fretting.  Some patients may experience Metallosis (metal poisoning) and require corrective surgery and hospitalization.  A simple test can be administered to determine whether or not you have elevated metal levels in your blood.

Some complications to watch for include:

  • Fractured or broken implants
  • Joint dislocation
  • Metallosis
  • Implant corrosion
  • Allergic responses
  • Swelling in hip or groin area
  • Sudden onset of pain

Please call us now to discuss your legal options.

We are also accepting cases involving:

  • DePuy ASR
  • DePuy Pinnacle
  • Wright Conserve Hip Cup
  • Wright Conserve Plus
  • Zimmer Durom Cup Hip Implant
  • Smith & Nephew R3 Acetabular System
  • Wright Profemur Z Hip Replacement

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Please fill out our online contact form and a Lawyer will get back to you promptly.  Please note that the use of this form or the internet does not create an attorney client relationship.

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Do Hip Replacements Wear Out?

Over time, hip replacement devices wear out and become loose. In addition to general loosening, an implant can be affected by an infection, it can break, it can cause damage to the bone in the surrounding area, or it can just wear down from use. The loosening of a hip implant is fairly common, especially for patients who have had their implants in place for many years.

Loosening occurs slowly over time and makes it painful to perform normal movements. During the initial placement of the replacement, the device is fitted tightly into place, either using cement or the press-fitting method. Secured into the bone, the implant feels natural and causes very few limitations to a person’s ability to move and live normally. As the implant loosens, the entire area of the body moves out of alignment and pain continues to increase. Patients will notice a loss of motion and movements that were once comfortable become painful or impossible.

What Happens if My Hip Replacement Loosens?

Hip replacement loosening is a major concern for patients because the problem can create the need for revision surgery. This is the replacement of the initial device and it is a far more complicated procedure than the first placement of a hip implant. Many are not as successful as the first implant operation and patients often find their loss of movement is much greater with a second procedure.

Hip implants typically last about 20 years. There are instances in which patients experience problems with their implants much sooner. Though initial infections from the operation are usually curable, if you find your implant wearing away after five to ten years, you will likely need revision surgery. Other patients have better luck with their implants and find they are still performing well after as much as three decades.

What Can I Do to Avoid My Implant Wearing Out?

There is no way to determine exactly how long an implant will last and it can be difficult to choose the best implant option for each patient. You and your doctor will have a consultation prior to surgery, which will include a discussion about your age, your health, your lifestyle, and any other details that can affect the success of your implant. Make sure you know all you can about the implant you choose prior to the procedure and review care of the implant with your doctor after surgery. There are a few things patients can do to extend the life of their implant and avoid revision surgery for as long as possible.

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