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Knee Replacement Failure Symptoms

Posted on 03/01/2018Back

Knee replacement failure symptoms include:

• Pain and swelling around the knee
• Instability and uncontrolled knee movements
• Failure to bond/adhere
• Fracture
• Revision surgery

In addition to the above symptoms, other problems that may be associated with knee replacement failure symptoms include bone loss, mobility issues, stiffness, swelling, soreness, and severe tissue damage. These things may not be repairable through revision surgery and could result in a lifetime of discomfort and limited mobility.

For such a common procedure, it’s unfortunate that we are seeing a high rate of failure in knee replacement systems. Many knee replacement systems are failing due to the tibial component not adhering to the cement, causing severe pain and instability. If you are experiencing any of these knee replacement failure symptoms, call us at 612-436-5026 for a free consultation. Our experienced medical device lawyers may be able to help you.

If you or a loved one has undergone a knee replacement procedure and is now experiencing symptoms of a knee replacement failure, please contact our office to see if we may be of assistance.

Category Defective Medical Devices