Iliopsoas cyst causing persistent pain after total hip arthroplasty.


Persistent pain after total hip arthroplasty (THA) has many potential causes. The most common are aseptic loosening, infection, and heterotopic ossification. Irritation of the iliopsoas tendon due to the acetabular component is an underestimated cause of persistent groin pain and functional disability after THA with rare incidence. Pain specific to… (More)
DOI: 10.3928/01477447-20110317-25


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@article{Wnschel2011IliopsoasCC, title={Iliopsoas cyst causing persistent pain after total hip arthroplasty.}, author={Markus W{\"u}nschel and Beate Kunze}, journal={Orthopedics}, year={2011}, volume={34 5}, pages={396} }