Out of the 250,00 hip implant procedures done every year in the United States, nearly on-third of those are done using metal-on-metal components. Most metal-on-metal hip implant recipients are unaware of the serious risks associated with this type of procedure. Friction from the metal components rubbing together can cause metal debris to collect into the bloodstream. This, among other risks, may result in severe health problems. Our team of affiliated lawyers are ready to help citizens of Mississippi understand their rights. If you live in Mississippi and want to receive compensation for your malfunctioning implant, click on the infographic below to find out if you still have time to file a hip recall lawsuit. If you have any questions, contact us today.