Transvaginal Mesh Implants Injury Linked To Death

Transvaginal mesh implants have lead to more than 2,000 lawsuits filed by women against some of the largest manufacturers including Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon, C.R. Bard, American Medical Systems and Boston Scientific. According to the FDA there have been several reported deaths associated with the mesh placement procedure and post-operative medical complications with mesh. In July 2011, the FDA warned women of serious complications associated with the placement of surgical mesh for pelvic organ prolapse (POP) or stress urinary incontinence (SUI). According to the FDA there have been several reported deaths associated with the mesh placement procedure and post-operative medical complications with transvaginal mesh implant. The most frequent symptoms of mesh complications or problems include:

  • Vaginal mesh erosion (exposure, extrusion or protrusion)
  • Pain
  • Infection
  • Urinary problems or incontinence
  • Bleeding
  • Dyspareunia (pain during intercourse)

Other problems may include:

  • Recurrent prolapse
  • Vaginal scarring or shrinkage
  • Emotional problems

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The manufacturers of the following transvaginal mesh implant products have announced that they are taking their dangerous mesh products off the shelves:

  • Gynecare TVT Secur System
  • Gynecare Prosima Pelvic Floor Repair System
  • Gynecare Prolift Pelvic Floor Repair System
  • Gynecare Prolift+M Pelvic Floor Repair System

Greenville Transvaginal Mesh Implant Attorney

If you underwent a transvaginal mesh implant and now are experiencing any complications, then contact the law firm of Ryan Montgomery, Attorney at Law, LLC, to discuss your right and claims. Call 800-519-0297.

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