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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27620547/systemic-lead-toxicity-secondary-to-retained-intraosseous-bullet-a-case-report-and-review-of-literature
#1
John P Begly, Claudette M Lajam
A 35-year-old female presented to orthopaedic clinic with a chief complaint of chronic left hip pain, beginning 17 years prior when she had sustained a gunshot wound to her left buttock. Imaging demonstrated significant left hip arthritis with a retained projectile in the femoral head. Lead levels were also found to be significantly elevated. The patient underwent successful left total hip arthroplasty, with subsequent postoperative pain relief and consistent decrease in serum lead level. This report presents a rare case that emphasizes lead intoxication as a potentially dangerous complication of gunshot wounds and retained projectiles in the orthopaedic patient...
September 2016: Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26740441/metallosis-and-cobalt-chrome-intoxication-after-hip-resurfacing-arthroplasty
#2
Jaroslaw Czekaj, Matthieu Ehlinger, Michel Rahme, Francois Bonnomet
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
May 2016: Journal of Orthopaedic Science: Official Journal of the Japanese Orthopaedic Association
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25132471/systemic-toxicity-related-to-metal-hip-prostheses
#3
REVIEW
S M Bradberry, J M Wilkinson, R E Ferner
INTRODUCTION: One in eight of all total hip replacements requires revision within 10 years, 60% because of wear-related complications. The bearing surfaces may be made of cobalt/chromium, stainless steel, ceramic, or polyethylene. Friction between bearing surfaces and corrosion of non-moving parts can result in increased local and systemic metal concentrations. OBJECTIVES: To identify and systematically review published reports of systemic toxicity attributed to metal released from hip implants and to propose criteria for the assessment of these patients...
September 2014: Clinical Toxicology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24506908/cobalt-intoxication-diagnosed-with-the-help-of-dr-house
#4
Kirsten Dahms, Yulia Sharkova, Peter Heitland, Sabine Pankuweit, Juergen R Schaefer
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
February 8, 2014: Lancet
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23417536/retraction-chronic-intoxication-with-cobalt-following-revision-total-hip-arthroplasty-janicek-p-tomas-t-klepac-l-pelclova-d-sklensky-m
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No abstract text is available yet for this article.
January 2013: Hip International: the Journal of Clinical and Experimental Research on Hip Pathology and Therapy
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23112074/withdrawn-chronic-intoxication-with-cobalt-following-revision-total-hip-arthroplasty
#6
Pavel Janícek, Tomáš Tomáš, Luboš Klepác, Daniela Pelclová, Martin Sklenský
Ahead of Print article withdrawn by publisher.
October 31, 2012: Hip International: the Journal of Clinical and Experimental Research on Hip Pathology and Therapy
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23075776/-cobalt-poisoning-due-to-metal-on-metal-hip-implants
#7
REVIEW
Marieke A Dijkman, Irma de Vries, Henneke Mulder-Spijkerboer, Jan Meulenbelt
Since 2011, cobalt and chromium blood levels are measured in patients with a metal-on-metal hip implant (MoM prosthesis). In this article we discuss the health risks that are related to chronically elevated blood cobalt concentrations induced by abnormal wear and corrosion of the MoM prosthesis. Only a few patients who have systemic symptoms of poisoning, besides local symptoms around the failing MoM prosthesis, have been described in the literature. Toxic blood cobalt concentrations may be accompanied by hypothyroidism, polyneuropathy, impairment of cranial nerves II and VIII and cardiomyopathy...
2012: Nederlands Tijdschrift Voor Geneeskunde
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/22455358/severe-cobalt-intoxication-following-hip-replacement-revision-clinical-features-and-outcome
#8
Daniela Pelclova, Martin Sklensky, Pavel Janicek, Karel Lach
CONTEXT: Cobalt intoxication has become more frequent due to the wide use of metal hip implants. CASE DETAILS: A 56-year-old male patient underwent total hip prosthesis, with a ceramics-on-ceramics implant. Almost 3 years later, it was replaced by metal implant containing cobalt, chromium, and titanium. He developed weight loss, heart, thyroid, and neurological toxicity, with severe hearing loss. He was treated with 2,3-dimercaptopropane-1-sulfonate (DMPS), and cobalt excretion increased...
April 2012: Clinical Toxicology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/20544916/polyneuropathy-caused-by-cobalt-chromium-metallosis-after-total-hip-replacement
#9
Tokuhei Ikeda, Kazuya Takahashi, Tamon Kabata, Daigo Sakagoshi, Katsuro Tomita, Masahito Yamada
Although metal intoxication after arthroplasty causes various symptoms, polyneuropathy has never been the focus of clinical investigation. We report the case of a 56-year-old woman with metal neuropathy. She had metallosis after hip arthroplasty with a cobalt-chromium alloy prosthesis. She developed progressive sensory disturbance, hearing loss, and hypothyroidism. Sural nerve biopsy indicated axonopathy. After exchange arthroplasty, blood levels of cobalt and chromium decreased, and her symptoms improved. Cobalt or chromium can cause axonopathy...
July 2010: Muscle & Nerve
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/18835128/severe-cobalt-intoxication-due-to-prosthesis-wear-in-repeated-total-hip-arthroplasty
#10
Marcus Oldenburg, Ralf Wegner, Xaver Baur
Our study describes a 55-year-old man with a total hip prosthesis (ceramic femoral head and polyethylene [PE] inlay). After a fall, the ceramic head broke into several pieces, and a subsequent revision surgery with metal femoral head and PE inlay was performed. Three months later, the so far healthy patient complained of multiorgan symptoms. The subsequent clinical examinations revealed hypothyroidism, peripheral neuropathy, and cardiomyopathy for the first time. In a second revision surgery, a massive deterioration of the metal femoral head by overlooked particles of the broken ceramic head was found...
August 2009: Journal of Arthroplasty
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/10810333/lead-poisoning-after-gunshot-wound
#11
P R de Madureira, E M De Capitani, R J Vieira
CONTEXT: Despite the absence of symptoms in the majority of patients carrying lead bullet fragments in their bodies, there needs to be an awareness of the possible signs and symptoms of lead intoxication when bullets are lodged in large joints like knees, hips and shoulders. Such patients merit closer follow-up, and even surgical procedure for removing the fragments. OBJECTIVE: To describe a patient who developed clinical lead intoxication several years after a gunshot wound...
May 4, 2000: São Paulo Medical Journal, Revista Paulista de Medicina
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/8543893/adjunct-fibula-strut-bone-graft-in-resurfacing-hip-arthroplasty
#12
M R Brinker, S D Cook, H S Skinner
Femoral neck fracture following surface replacement is a reported complication. Adjunct autogenous fibula strut bone grafting has been proposed as a means of reducing or eliminating this occurrence. This paper reports the long-term follow-up of two cases. One patient did well for 9 years prior to sustaining a traumatic femoral neck fracture while intoxicated; the second patient continues to do well 8.5 years postoperatively. While definite conclusions cannot be drawn, these two patients represent our longest-clinical successes using surface replacement arthroplasty...
December 1995: Journal of the Louisiana State Medical Society: Official Organ of the Louisiana State Medical Society
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/7638399/-pathological-fractures-of-the-femoral-neck-in-hemodialyzed-patients-apropos-of-26-cases
#13
P Hardy, J Benoit, B Donneaud, P Jehanno, A Lortat-Jacob
PURPOSE OF THE STUDY: This study is based on a retrospective analysis of 26 pathological fractures of the femoral neck in 19 chronic haemodialysis patients. The purpose of this study is to analyze the epidemiological and etiological factors of these fractures in relation to osteo-arthropathy of the dialyzed patient, as well as the results of various treatments, both curative and preventive. MATERIAL AND METHODS: 26 pathological fractures of the femoral neck appeared in 19 chronic haemodialysis patients, 11 men and 8 women, 6 patients presented bilateral fractures...
1994: Revue de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Réparatrice de L'appareil Moteur
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/641094/lead-intoxication-and-traumatic-arthritis-of-the-hip-secondary-to-retained-bullet-fragments-a-case-report
#14
E C Windler, R B SMith, W J Bryan, G W Woods
No abstract text is available yet for this article.
March 1978: Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume
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