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Pseudotumours associated with metal-on-metal hip resurfacings.

Abstract:

We report 17 patients (20 hips) in whom metal-on-metal resurfacing had been performed and who presented with various symptoms and a soft-tissue mass which we termed a pseudotumour. Each patient underwent plain radiography and in some, CT, MRI and ultrasonography were also performed. In addition, histological examination of available samples was undertaken. All the patients were women and their presentation was variable. The most common symptom was discomfort in the region of the hip. Other sy...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume
Volume:
90
Issue:
7
Pages:
847-851
Publication date:
2008-07-05
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ISSN:
0301-620X
URN:
uuid:b56aa456-3b9c-458e-a7e2-c3327ba3d7f5
Source identifiers:
62565
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pubs:62565

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