Author: Jason W. Konvicka, Richmond, VA Personal Injury Attorney
Stryker LFIT V40
Stryker has already settled for over one billion dollars due to complications surrounding its Rejuvenate and ABG II hip stems. Stryker now faces further litigation as its LFIT V40 line of hips come under scrutiny. We are seeing a significant increase in the number of Stryker LFIT V40 lawsuits being filed due to serious injuries including, but not limited to, metallosis.
Metallosis is caused by friction as the different metal parts of the hip implant rub against each other when the patient moves around. Over time, the metal components become corroded,…