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Orthopedics / Hip Replacement
Arcos Revision Stem Clinical Study (Orthopedics / Hip Replacement)
The primary purpose of this study is to study the safety and performance of the Arcos Hip System in terms of function improvement post operatively, stability and fixation of femoral stems and survivorship.
Revision of previously failed total hip arthroplasty.
No age limit, however, the patient must have reached full skeletal maturity.
Willing to return for follow up evaluations.
Active infection, sepsis, and osteomyelitis.
Uncooperative patient or patient with neurologic disorders who are incapable of following directions.
Metabolic disorders which may impair bone formation.
Distant foci of infections which may spread to the implant site.
Rapid joint destruction, marked bone loss or bone resorption apparent on roentgenogram.
Vascular insufficiency, muscular atrophy, or neuromuscular disease.