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Always Take a Second Opinion before Metal on Metal Hip Implants
Berlin : NJ : USA | Jul 25, 2013 at 9:57 PM PDT BY

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With advancements in the medical field, surgeries and implants have become a common thing to talk or hear about. Doing metal implants in any part of the body definitely resolves the problem for some time but creates more problem later on. It has been seen as a major problem which is being confronted by many recipients who have gone through various implants. People who have lost part of the body or it has been destroyed due to some reasons then implant is the only way out to get your body in a moving condition. People opt for the method of implantation but many problems have occurred since last few decades which have made this issue debatable. It is a known fact that whatever material is used in making the sockets, it creates debris when the ball rotates and rubs with other supporting bones. When metal on metal hip implant is done, the ball presses against the edge of the cup which causes edge loading. Edge loading means rubbing of both the elements produce large volumes of microscopic metallic particle or metal debris which can cause pain and other problems to patients. In many cases, researchers have found that people have come up with issues majorly dealing with the deposition of metal debris and also related to destruction of soft tissues. Learned people have brought out some points which are responsible for revised surgery. What happens is, when any metal implant is done, after a period of time it also starts deplete in condition. The wearing of this metal portion results into metal debris which collect inside and causes huge inflammatory reactions such as swelling, sever pain and lees movability. Due to these reasons, sometimes, a patient is advised to have a metal on metal hip implants in case of hip surgery. After effects of first surgery may lead to damaging of muscles, tendons and other soft tissues s well. But in some cases, the revision surgery can lead to destruction at very early stage than the other one. This wear again causes a collection of debris inside the body which causes more severe painful than the previous one. In some of the cases, revised surgery may also lead to death of hip joint tissue and even the loss of bone around that area. All these repercussions have lead to reduced usage of hip implants. As these trends are seen from long time back so many senior medicos have researched a lot and found that more men are prone to these problems than women. It has been seen that mostly men have come to get metal on metal hip implant replacement removal. If someone who have gone through revised hip surgery and facing worse of situations then, the person can simply go for implant recall. Recalling implants means that if you are facing problems after adjusting and surgery of metal parts then you can give a legal notice to the manufacturer of that part. The concerned people are liable to repay all your money which has been wasted during the surgery and for medication as well.

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The all-metal hip design did not work as expected. In these hips, metal parts rub against each other under the weight of the body during daily activity. Metal particles shed into surrounding tissue and into the bloodstream cause bone and tissue .

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