The Biomet hip implant device is a metal bearing made from high carbon cobalt-chromium alloys.
When an extremely high metal ion release occurs from metal components, cobalt/chromium metal poisoning may occur.
What are the harmful side effects of metal poisoning injury related to Biomet metal on metal hip implants?
Harmful side effects of metal poisoning injury include unrelenting fatigue, nausea, vision deterioration/blindness, deafness, tinnitus, headaches, rashes, loss of memory, tremors, loss of balance, anxiety, cardiomyopathy – inability for the heart to pump blood, pseudotumors, hypothyroidism, and kidney failure.
The above metal poisoning side effects can also lead to persistent hip or groin pain, severe inflammation, and evidence of bone loss or necrosis.
Metals have no business in your body.
Have you or a loved one been harmed by metal poisoning due to a Biomet hip replacement?
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What To Do:
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