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Hip Replacement

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Chicago Area Woman Suing Over Defective Hip Replacement

It was supposed to revolutionize hip replacements. Instead, an artificial hip produced by Stryker Medical Devices caused pain and hardship for scores of patients.

05/06/2013

The ASR hip replacement from DePuy Orthopedics was recalled after it made many patients sick. (Credit: CBS)

Popular Hip Replacement Made Patients Sick

They trusted that the hip replacement device approved by the Food and Drug Administration was safe and would help them. Instead it made the already painful condition for some patients worse.

CBS 2–12/08/2011