Cemented Constrained Total Hip Arthroplasty in a Patient With Osteogenesis Imperfecta and Recurrent Grand Mal Seizure Activity

Sharon Kermeci, Patrick Weinrauch

Abstract


We present the management of secondary osteoarthritis due to post-traumatic femoral head osteonecrosis in a patient with osteogenesis imperfecta and poorly controlled grand mal seizure activity using cemented constrained total hip arthroplasty devices. The use of a cemented constrained acetabular implant has provided a successful outcome in this high-risk presentation.




J Med Cases. 2016;7(2):46-48
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.14740/jmc2398w

Keywords


Osteogenesis imperfecta; Constraint; Cement; Arthroplasty; Hip; Freedom; Biomet

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