Joint Replacement
1. Knee and Hip Joint Replacement Surgery in a Patient with Ochronotic Arthropathy: Surgical Tips

Hamed Mazoochy; Mohammad Razi

Volume 6, Issue 6 , November 2018, , Pages 577-581

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2018.29808.1773

Abstract
  Ochronosis or black joints disorder is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by deficiency of homogentisic acidoxidase. Orthopaedic manifestations are common and mostly involve spine and large joints such as knee and hip.Arthropathy is progressive and will eventually leads to arthroplasty. Not being ...  Read More

Knee
2. Loosening of Total Knee Arthroplasty after Brucellosis Infection: A Case Report

Mohammad Ali Sazgari; Fateme Bahramian; Fateme Mirzaee; Zohreh Zafarani; Hamid Reza Aslani

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 70-71

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2017.19756.1512

Abstract
    In this report we describe a 78-year-old man whose total knee arthroplasty showed the symptoms of infection with brucella with radiographic signs of loosening 5 years after the index surgery. The patient was treated successfully after a 2-stage revision arthroplasty surgery along with using rifampicin ...  Read More