Doctors recently reported case studies of patients with severe heart failure. In one case, medical examination ruled out coronary artery disease, but noticed some striking similarities between the patient's symptoms and those of a fictional patient in the TV series House about cobalt poisoning caused by debris from a metal hip implants. Click here to read more about these studies.
We bring this article to your attention because the FDA approved a TMJ implant device that is metal-on-metal and still on the market. We've heard from TMJ implant patients who are facing serious health issues. If you have had an all-metal TMJ implant device placed it's important to talk with your medical doctor about any concerns.
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