In 2005, DePuy introduced a new hip replacement to the market. The ASR XL Acetabular metal-on-metal hip replacement, known more commonly as the DePuy hip replacement, was supposed to be a long-lasting alternative to other hip replacements already available to patients. However, it quickly became apparent that the DePuy hip replacement was badly flawed, and in 2010, the company ordered a recall after receiving hundreds of complaints from patients who had undergone procedures involving the replacement.
Those who have suffered physical injury or required additional surgery as a result of problems with the DePuy hip implant may, fortunately, be able to recover compensation for their losses. If you underwent surgery involving the DePuy hip replacement in Green Bay, the attorneys at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® can appreciate the type of suffering you may have experienced and believe you may be owed much-needed financial compensation.
The DePuy hip replacement has been linked to a number of different side effects, including the following:
Suffering from these issues after having a surgery that you thought would improve your health can be not only physically arduous, but also emotionally. Fortunately, the manufacturer of this dangerous product may be held accountable for the many problems patients have faced.
If you have suffered any of the side effects associated with the DePuy hip replacement, a lawyer from Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® can help. We are fully prepared to fight for clients who have suffered harm as a result of their DePuy hip replacement, so call us at (414) 271-0900 today.