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Table 3 Patients with recurrent infection

From: Two-stage hip revision arthroplasty with a hexagonal modular cementless stem in cases of periprosthetic infection

Patient no. Original indication Risk factors Revisions Microorganism Spacer period (weeks) Complications Time to reinfection (months)
1 Secondary coxarthrosis (acetabular fracture) Fistula, malignancy, diabetes, two-stage revision Spacer exchange MRSA 24 16.8
2 Primary coxarthrosis Aseptic stem exchange 8 32.0
3 Femoral neck fracture MRSA 77 30.0
4 Primary coxarthrosis Fistula S. epidermidis 4.7 22.0
  1. MRSA, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.