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Periprosthetic high-grade B-cell lymphoma complicating an infected revision total hip arthroplasty.
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PMID:  11222899     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We report a non-Hodgkin's B-cell lymphoma arising adjacent to a chronically infected revision total hip arthroplasty presenting as malignant hypercalcemia 12 years after original implantation. We believe that this is only the fifth case of lymphoma associated with a metal implant to be reported in the English literature.
M Ganapathi; D N Lake; A P Griffiths
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of arthroplasty     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0883-5403     ISO Abbreviation:  J Arthroplasty     Publication Date:  2001 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-03-06     Completed Date:  2001-05-17     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703515     Medline TA:  J Arthroplasty     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  229-32     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Orthopaedics, Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Aged, 80 and over
Hip Prosthesis / adverse effects*
Hypercalcemia / etiology
Lymphoma, B-Cell / etiology*,  pathology
Metals / adverse effects
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