Stryker LFIT V40 Recall.
Concern is growing due to the potential risks associated with the Stryker LFIT V40 cobalt chrome femoral head. Stryker sent out an “Urgent Medical Device Recall” after receiving many complaints dealing with hip replacement failure and the femoral heads. Subsequently, patients using the Stryker LFIT V40 may be at risk of causing further damage.
If you or a loved one has suffered from any of the following complications, and you have a Stryker LFIT-V40, you may be entitled to the compensation you deserve. Some of the side-effects you might be experiencing are as follows:
- Joint instability
- Loss of mobility
- Broken bones around the components
- Leg length discrepancy
- Need for revision surgery
- Adverse local tissue retraction
Any number of these health complications can earn you compensation if it is related to the Stryker LFIT-V40 or Accolade TMZF implant. To find out if you qualify for compensation, contact our attorneys today at 801-699-9999, or fill out our free initial consultation form.
Stryker wrote to orthopedic surgeons who have used the implants for their patients to alert that that there is an increase of incidence of taper lock failure with the Stryker LFIT V40. According to Stryker, the potential complications related to the implant are:
- Loss of implant
- Bone fixation strength
- Increased wear debris
- Implant construct with a shortened neck length
- Insufficient soft tissue tension
- Insufficient range of movement
- Fractured hip stem trunnion
- Increased metallic debris
If you have a Stryker LFIT-V40 or Accolade TMZF implant and you’re suffering from any of these symptoms, speak to your doctor immediately.
To find out if you qualify for compensation, contact our attorneys today at 801-699-9999, or fill out our free initial consultation form.