Important Information About
the ASR Hip System Recall
The ASR XL Acetabular Hip System first became commercially available in the U.S. in December 2005. If you had your hip surgery in the U.S. prior to December 2005, the hip you received is not subject to this recall. The ASR Hip Resurfacing System was not commercially available in the U.S.
Patients with an ASR Hip System can call the toll-free ASR Help Line at 888-627-2677. The call center is open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. EST, Monday through Saturday.
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