Thursday, June 9, 2011

What is the significance of Gender with the Metal on Metal hips (4 of 7)

from 6/4 post-Metal on Metal Bearings, The Evidence So Far http://www.mydepuyhiprecall.com/2011/06/metal-on-metal-bearings-evidence-so-far.html)

There is a higher incidence of pseudotumours following metal on metal resurfacing in woman.  This may in part be specific to anatomical difference , but may be confounded by differences in size between men and women.

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