What are some of the medical issues that a defective hip replacement device can cause? | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp
  • Additional surgery to replace the defective device
  • Debilitating and chronic pain
  • Metallosis, a type of blood poisoning caused by the tiny metal particles that shear off the device and enter the patient’s bloodstream
  • Reduced mobility
  • Tumor-like growths in the hip area