Transvaginal Mesh Implant
Alert: The FDA Warns that Transvaginal Mesh Implants can cause severe Side Effects and Injury
The FDA issued a new warning on July 13th 2011 regarding the use of synthetic surgical mesh to repair pelvic organ prolapse (POP). The FDA stated that the use of a Transvaginal mesh implant like the Bard Avaulta, Johnson & Johnson, American Medical Systems, Boston Scientific, and other vaginal mesh is no more effective compared to other surgeries yet is much more likely to cause injury and require revision surgery.
Makers of Pelvic Mesh Implants include
- C.R. Bard (Avaulta)
- Johnson & Johnson
- American Medical Systems
- Mentor Corporation
- Boston Scientific
Injuries caused by defective pelvic mesh implants include
- Erosion of the Mesh into the vagina
- Urinary problems
- Pelvic pain
- Vaginal pain
- Hardening of the vaginal mesh
- Injury to nearby organs
- Difficulty during sex
- Bowel, bladder, and blood vessel perforation
A defective Avaulta mesh or other pelvic mesh implant can cause pain and suffering. Contact us today for a FREE Case Evaluation!
If you or a loved one has been injured or suffered pain from a Transvaginal mesh implant used to correct POP, you may be eligible for compensation. Our attorneys are conducting free mesh lawsuit claim evaluations right now.
If you or a loved one has had a Transvaginal mesh implant and has suffered injuries caused by the mesh implant, you may be eligible for financial compensation. It is important to have an attorney who is experienced with defective device lawsuits evaluate your claim to a Transvaginal mesh lawsuit.