Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits
Mass Torts Attorneys
Pelvic / transvaginal mesh is a hammock-like, synthetic material inserted
into patients to prevent organs from dropping out of place and falling
into the body. While it may have seemed like a good idea on paper, these
procedures have ended up doing significant harm to numerous women.
Several meshes end up eroding through internal tissues, damaging organs
and embedding themselves in various body parts. The surgery became popular
sometime in the late 1990’s. Eventually problems started to emerge.
By 2008, the FDS finally began keeping records of reported incidents,
and in two short years, the number of reports reached over 1,500.
Our Transvaginal mesh lawyers are here to help the overwhelming number
of women experiencing problems with their medical devices.
If you are experiencing problems after having a pelvic / transvaginal mesh
implanted, our firm is here to help. Schedule a free consultation when you call
Types of Transvaginal Injuries
One of the most troubling aspects of transvaginal meshes is that the injuries
are very difficult to fix. Patients may find themselves going to a doctor
for revision surgery multiple times because the surgeon is unable to fix
the problem in one go around. This is because transvaginal meshes were
designed to stay in the body indefinitely, and removing them is extremely
Common problems resulting from transvaginal meshes include:
- Tissue growing around mesh
- Nerve damage
- Urinary incontinence
- Painful intercourse
If you trusted the advice of a medical professional regarding transvaginal
mesh and are now suffering due to this
defective product, you should not be responsible for the numerous medical bills resulting
from a physician’s mistake.
Reach Out For Help from Our Seasoned Legal Team
As soon as your transvaginal or pelvic mesh starts causing problems, consult
with a medical professional. You may also need to retain legal counsel
if your problems persist and you have a lawsuit on your hands. The sooner
you contact a transvaginal mesh attorney, the quicker you can develop
a claim to hold the liable party responsible for any damages or future
damages you may suffer.
Don’t wait to get trusted counsel. Call
for a free evaluation of your case.