Posts Tagged 'wright hip side effects'

Pseudotumors, other Wright Hip Replacement side effects a growing concern

Doctors have seen a rise in pseudotumors and complications from pseudotumors among patients who received faulty metal-on-metal hip replacements. The painful inflammatory lesions have been linked to the Wright Conserve Plus Total Hip Resurfacing System, along with other hip replacement side effects.

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Newcastle University providing updates for Wright hip patients

Doctors and students at Newcastle University in the United Kingdom have launched a “Metal Hip” research center to document developments with metal-on-metal hip implants, including the Wright Conserve Plus Total Resurfacing hip system. The site, found at , aims to collect first-hand accounts from victims of failed hip replacements as well as research to improve design.

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Metal-on-metal hips should not be considered safe, study says

Finnish researchers determined that metal-on-metal hip replacements such as the Wright Conserve Plus Total Resurfacing Hip System should not be considered safe until more studies are completed. A review of the Finnish Arthroplasty Register found that patients who received a metal-on-metal hip replacement were more likely to suffer from soft tissue sarcoma and basalioma.

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Wright Medical Group given neutral rating as hip implant lawsuits loom

Stock analysts Zacks gave the Wright Medical Group a neutral rating as hip replacement lawsuits loom against the Wright Conserve Plus Total Resurfacing Hip System. The Wright Conserve hip implant is another in a line of metal-on-metal hip replacements that has been found to cause severe side effects.

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