Lawsuits: DePuy Pinnacle Hips Are Defective

December 11, 2013 Last Updated on 11/11/2015

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Patients who have been implanted with a DePuy Pinnacle Acetabular Cup System.
Damages:
Hip pain, implant failure, implant loosening, trouble walking or standing, metal poisoning, clicking or popping noise in the hip area, revision surgery.
Company(ies):
DePuy Orthopaedics Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson
Additional Details:
The DePuy Pinnacle hip system is a total hip arthroplasty designed to offer increased mobility in patients.
Type of Lawsuit
Mass Tort