California Appeals Court Affirms $8.3M Verdict In DePuy ASR Hip Case

(July 22, 2016, 1:32 PM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A California appeals panel on July 21 affirmed an $8.3 million verdict in a DePuy ASR XL metal-on-metal hip case (Sheryl R. Kransky, et al. v. DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., No. B249576, Calif. App., 2nd Dist., Div. 7).

(Opinion available. Document #28-160728-006Z.)

In 2007, Loren Kransky was implanted with an ASR XL hip implant made by the DePuy Orthopaedics Inc. division of Johnson & Johnson. Afterward, Kransky experienced pain, noises from the hip and falls and began to lose weight and energy.

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