Tissue necrosis and a macrophage and perivascular lymphocytic infiltrate are commonly seen in periprosthetic tissues around metal-on-metal hip resurfacing implants, including pseudotumors associated with these implants. The purpose of the present study was to correlate pathological changes in periprosthetic tissues with clinical findings and the amount of implant-derived metal wear.
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, American Volume|
|Publication status||Published - 19 Jun 2013|