The US Drug Watchdog is now urging any woman who is a victim of a transvaginal mesh, tape, or bladder sling failure to call them for the names of national caliber attorneys who are all women.
(PRWEB) February 19, 2013
The US Drug Watchdog is now urging any woman who is a victim of a transvaginal mesh, tape, or bladder sling failure to call them for the names of national caliber attorneys who are also all women, especially if the victim has undergone repair, or what is called a revision surgery, that was not successful.
The US Drug Watchdog says, "We are very passionate about making certain victims of a transvaginal mesh product failure gets to the best possible attorneys, and because we are talking about women victims with horrific injuries, we will do our best to make certain all victims that call us get to national caliber attorneys, who are also women."
As a background according to the US FDA, "Transvaginal mesh, tape, or bladder sling failures are causing complications in patients such as erosion, or serious infections. Women who experience transvaginal mesh failure may need to have numerous corrective surgeries." For more information, women who are victims of a transvaginal mesh product failure are urged to contact the US Drug Watchdog anytime at 866-714-6466. http://USDrugWatchdog.com
According to the New York Times, "In 2010 185,000 US women were involved in a surgical procedure involving a transvaginal mesh product. That was just one year." http://USDrugWatchdog.com
The US Drug Watchdog is indicating symptoms of a transvaginal mesh, tape or sling implant failure may include:
- Pain during sexual intercourse caused by erosion.
- Mesh erosion through the vagina (the mesh is actually protruding out of the vaginal wall)
- Vaginal Bleeding
- Vaginal Infection
- Urinary problems (constant UTI's)
- Organ perforation
- Hardening of the vaginal mesh
- Injury to nearby organs
- Severe Pelvic Pain
The US Drug Watchdog says, "One of the biggest problems we have with respect to our failed medical device or recalled drug initiative work is the average US consumer never hears about a drug recall or failures involving medical devices like a transvaginal mesh, tape, or sling failure. If you have a friend, or loved one who is a recipient of a transvaginal mesh, tape, or sling type product that has already failed or is showing symptoms of a failure, please have them call us at 866-714-6466. We want to make certain all women, who are transvaginal mesh, tape, or sling failure victims get to the best possible attorneys, to ensure they get the best possible compensation for their ordeal, and we will do our absolute best to make certain all of the attorneys are women." http://USDrugWatchdog.com
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia Multidistrict litigation (MDL) consolidates all similar cases into one courtroom and will include the Defendants:
C.R. Bard, Inc., (MDL No. 2187);
American Medical Systems Inc., MDL No. 2325);
Boston Scientific Corp., (MDL No. 2326); and Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon, Inc. (MDL No. 2327)