The DePuy ASR XL Acetabular System and the ASR Hip Resurfacing System hip implants were recalled in 2010 due to significant complications. DePuy Orthopaedic claims that ASR was tested for years before receiving regulatory clearance, however evidence has proven that at the time of the voluntary recall that DePuy knew serious complications was a possible side effect and that the hip replacement devices were expected to fail.
The most common side effects associated with ASR XL Acetabular System and the ASR Hip Resurfacing System include pain, difficulty walking, swelling, numbness and grinding/clicking/popping/squeaking, metallosis, neurotoxicity, cardiomyopathy and hyperthyroidism.
Our Michigan defective medical device lawyers at Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. represent patients, just like you, who have suffered serious injuries from a recall DePuy Orthopaedics hip replacement. Call our office today at (800) 606-1717 if you are searching for the best Michigan lawyer to represent you in your claim against DePuy Orthopaedics. We will discuss your case with you and begin gathering all the medical records and evidence to prove and win your claim. Call now for your free consultation!