Pulmonary embolism is a life-threatening medical condition that occurs when a blood clot obstructs an artery in the lung. Possible causes of this illness are smoking, obesity, and underlying medical conditions. In some instances, pulmonary embolism has been linked to defective metal-on-metal hip implants, such as the Biomet M2a and M2a- Magnum hip implant.
Depending on its severity, pulmonary embolism can be treated with:
If you have been hurt by a defective Biomet hip implant in Milwaukee, speak with a product liability attorney at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® to learn more about the possibility of filing a claim. Call us at (414) 271-0900 today.