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VAGINAL MESH LAWSUIT - TIME IS RUNNING OUT!
Lawsuits for women who suffer mesh complications continue to be filed but time is running out - many states have time limitations which will prevent some women from collecting compensation for their injuries. It is imperative that women who have experienced serious complications reach out to a vaginal mesh lawyer to discuss their legal options immediately. Fill out this survey for a no cost/no obligation consulation with a vaginal mesh implant lawyer. Or, feel free to fill out the contact form on the left and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We will continue to update this page with vaginal mesh lawsuit news, feel free to check back as often as you like.
On July 13th, the FDA issued an Alert stating that serious complications associated with vaginal mesh/bladder slings for transvaginal POP repair are not rare. In fact, the FDA noted that they have received thousands of voluntary reports from patients, friends or doctors indicating complications occurring as a result of the vaginal mesh/bladder sling, with at least 10 of the reports resulting in death. Recent studies estimate that the actual rate of injury is likely to increase significantly, which should not be surprising considering that more than 100,000 of these types of procedures are performed annually. There could be tens of thousands of injuries and hundreds of deaths according to reports made to the FDA.
What is the bladder sling/vaginal mesh product used for?
What are the injuries?
Can the bladder sling/mesh be removed?
Once the mesh is implanted it is very difficult to remove. Even after multiple surgeries doctors are sometimes unable to remove all of the mesh which by that point has become infused to the surrounding tissue, causing life-long problems.