Hip resurfacing arthroplasty complicated by mismatched implant components
Alessandro Calistri, Department of Orthopedic and Traumatology, ANCA Clinic, 00197 Rome, Italy
Patricia Campbell, Implant Retrieval Lab, Orthopaedic Institute for Children, Los Angeles, CA 90007, United States
Catherine Van Der Straeten, Department Orthopaedics and Traumatology, UZ University Hospital, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Koen Aimè De Smet, ANCA Medical Centre, 9831 Ghent, Belgium
Author contributions: Calistri A, Campbell P and De Smet KA contributed to conception and design; Calistri A contributed to acquisition of data; Campbell P and Van Der Straeten C contributed to analysis and interpretation of data.
Institutional review board statement: This case report was exempt from the Institutional Review Board standards at Anca Clinic in Rome.
Informed consent statement: The patient involved in this study gave his written informed consent authorizing use and disclosure of his protected health information.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Campbell P is a consultant for DePuy Synthes, Wright Medical Technology and her lab receives funding for retrieval analysis of metal-on-metal implants from DePuy Synthes; all the other authors have no conflicts of interests to declare.
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Correspondence to: Alessandro Calistri, MD, Department of Orthopedic and Traumatology, ANCA Clinic, Via de Notaris 2b, 00197 Rome, Italy. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: May 1, 2016
Peer-review started: May 3, 2016
First decision: July 6, 2016
Revised: October 31, 2016
Accepted: December 27, 2016
Article in press: December 28, 2016
Published online: March 18, 2017