Hip/Knee Infection Lawsuits

Hip & Knee Infection Lawsuits

Patients who have had hip and knee infections in the hospital may qualify for a new Knee or Hip Infection lawsuit. There have been dangerous infections in patients for both of the procedures. These infections have caused patients to have additional surgeries and even in some cases removal of the implant. These infections can even occur years after the initial surgery. The infection is very difficult to fight and can cause extreme pain for the infected. The knee and hip infections are difficult to fight with antibiotics. In some extreme case knee and hip infections require amputation of the leg.

Each year a million people in the United States have knee replacement surgery. There are various bacteria that can infect the knee causing damage. The bacteria include Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Mycobacterium thermoresistibile, Peptostreptococcus micros, E. coli, Campylobacter. Infection lawsuits have been reviewed against the hospital, medical malpractice or against the manufacturer of the medical device itself. Almost half of the infected hip replacements involve staph infections. There less cases that involve staphylococcus aureus. This is a very serious staph infection which is difficult to treat as it is a antibiotic-resistant staph infection. Staph infection lawyers are looking file staph infection lawsuits where the infection occurred in the past five years.

These Hip Infection lawsuits are for any patient who suffered an infection regardless of the brand type they had implanted. These infections happen when bacteria enters the body during the hip or knee replacement surgery. These infections that happen during hip or knee surgery may cause issues and pain for the patient for the rest of their lives.

We have created an entire website dedicated to research into Knee and Hip Infection Lawsuits.

Hip & Knee Infection Lawsuits

If you or a loved one had a hip or a knee replaced, you may be entitled to compensation. Our Hip Knee Infection lawyers are currently review lawsuits for negligence. Every hip and knee infection is different and we will work on the best way to file your hip and knee infection lawsuit. Our Infection lawyers work on a contingency basis, which means there is no out of pocket cost for you to file an infection lawsuit. In addition once you file an Hip/Knee infection lawsuit with one of our Infection lawyers, we will track down your medical records and all the information needed in your hip/knee infection lawsuit. Simply complete the form to the right for a Free Hip/Knee Infection lawsuit claim evaluation. Our infection attorneys will review your information regarding an infection claim and contact you right away.

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