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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2017, Article ID 6082302, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6082302
Case Report

Osteolysis of the Greater Trochanter Caused by a Foreign Body Granuloma Associated with the Ethibond® Suture after Total Hip Arthroplasty

1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Akita Rosai Hospital, Odate, Japan
2Akita Hip Research Group (AHRG), Akita, Japan
3Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Akita University Graduate School of Medicine, Akita, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Keiji Kamo; pj.en.ndo.rap@omak-ijiek

Received 3 October 2016; Accepted 15 January 2017; Published 31 January 2017

Academic Editor: John Nyland

Copyright © 2017 Keiji Kamo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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