Shoulder Surgery Complications Research
Metallosis and Cutaneous Pigmentation in Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty
Shoulder & Elbow 5(3) 195-197
Metallosis with an associated cutaneous pigmentation as a result of metal dispersion has not been reported in the literature. A case is described in a patient who developed an extensive metallosis that presented with cutaneous pigmentation 8 years after a reverse shoulder replacement.