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Parker Waichman LLP Represents Wisconsin Woman in Lawsuit Alleging Mirena IUD Perforated her Uterus, Causing Serious Pain and Injuries
Date:9/17/2013

New York, New York (PRWEB) September 17, 2013

Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, has filed a lawsuit alleging that the Mirena IUD perforated a Wisconsin woman’s uterus. The lawsuit was filed on Aug. 13, 2013, in the Superior Court of New Jersey Law Division, Morris County (Case No. L-6579-13). Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals Inc., Bayer Healthcare Ag, Bayer Pharma Ag, and Bayer Oy were named as Defendants.

According to the Complaint, the Plaintiff was implanted with the Mirena IUD in June 2009. At that time, there was no reason to suspect that the IUD had perforated her uterus. The lawsuit points out that Bayer’s warning label only mentions the risk of spontaneous migration happening after the device is first placed in the uterus. On Jan. 31, 2011, the Plaintiff went to her doctor’s office to have an ultrasound, which revealed that the IUD may have become embedded in the wall of her uterus. An MRI confirmed the ultrasound’s findings. On Feb. 22, 2011, she underwent a laparoscopy to remove the IUD. The lawsuit is seeking compensation for severe and permanent physical injuries, substantial pain and suffering, and economic loss due to medical expenses and lost wages. The lawsuit alleges that Bayer knew that the Mirena IUD was defective but failed to warn of the risks.

The lawsuit alleges that Bayer has a history of misrepresenting Mirena. In a warning letter sent to the company by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Dec. 30, 2009, the Department of
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