Angiosarcoma around a revision total hip arthroplasty and review of literature.

Development of cancer in association with metallic implants is well recognized yet poorly understood. We report a case of angiosarcoma at the site of a revision total hip arthroplasty. We found only 3 previous reports on angiosarcoma associated with hip arthroplasty in English literature. Association between malignant tumor and hip arthroplasty deserves… CONTINUE READING