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Old 09-05-2007, 08:23 PM   #1
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Osteolysis Caused By Loose Implant

Has anyone who has had a toe implant been diagnosed with Osteolysis (bone deterioration)? I'm told this is caused by a loose implant which begins chipping away at the bone it is attached to due to the movement of the implant.

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