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First Settlements in DePuy Defective Hip Replacement Suits

There are 5 comments on the story from Sep 28, 2012, titled First Settlements in DePuy Defective Hip Replacement Suits. In it, reports that:

Hip replacements are hailed as a miracle of modern medical technology, restoring mobility to otherwise incapacitated consumers for a good 15 to 20 years.

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Dallas, TX

#1 Oct 10, 2012
Johnson & Johnson subsidiary, DePuy Orthopaedics, led thousands of patients with damaged hips to believe that their hip replacement system, which uses metal-on-metal hip devices, will lessen the pain and improve mobility of their hip. However, the danger of a metal-on-metal hip device has proven to just as harmful as a damaged hip, if not more so. More information is found at .

West Chicago, IL

#3 Oct 25, 2012
It is great to know that the manufacturing company of the recalled device is cooperative with settlements. Read more about hip recalls:
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San Jose, CA

#4 Dec 27, 2012
Just an additional information, recently, various DePuy lawsuit have been instituted by law firms in Australia, UK and US against DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. on behalf of their clients who have become the victims of hip replacement surgeries. DePuy is a subsidiary company of Johnson and Johnson who issued a worldwide recall of their hip replacement products. Legal experts report that numerous patients filed lawsuits against Johnson and Johnson. They were the victims of DePuy hip implants failures such as loosening, fractures, and displacements. See

Los Angeles, CA

#5 Feb 1, 2013
Hip implants were designed to provide better range of motion and improve flexibility in people with serious cases of hip osteoarthritis. However, instead of providing relief, some hip products have been reported to cause metal poisoning and debilitating pain in some patients. See to know more about the potential health risks associated with DePuy hip replacement implants.

Orlando, FL

#7 Dec 30, 2013
If you are 34 should you get same settlement as a 90 year old on a hip revision surgery thru depuy settlement

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