Sunday, 16 of December of 2018

Recent Study Warns About Metal Hip Implant Dangers

By Rick Shapiro, Virginia Medical Malpractice Lawyer

A new study shows that all-metal hip implants can release particles of cobalt into a patient’s bloodstream, possibly leading to terrible medical problems down the road. To learn more, read the full story here…

“Study Offers More Bad News For Virginians With All-Metal Hip Implants”


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