Navigation Links
Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Filed by Wright & Schulte LLC on Behalf of Iowa Woman Who Sustained Severe, Permanent Injuries Allegedly Due to Defective Ethicon Bladder Mesh

Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 31, 2013

The product liability lawyers at Wright & Schulte have filed a Vaginal mesh lawsuit against Ethicon, Inc., a division of Johnson & Johnson, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia, Charleston Division ( Filed on behalf of a woman from Iowa, this case (case no. 2:13-cv-04158) is part of MDL 2327 and was filed on March 4, 2013. According to the Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit, the plaintiff sustained serious injuries allegedly due to defects associated with the transvaginal mesh implant. This complaint also alleges that Ethicon, Inc. knew or should have known about defects associated with these bladder mesh slings and failed to properly warn the public about the risks of serious injuries associated with these implants.

Wright & Schulte, LLC specializes in defending the rights of those who have allegedly sustained serious injuries after using defective products and medical devices. Our skilled vaginal mesh attorneys are experienced at successfully going up against large corporations. We encourage those who believe they have been injured due to use of Ethicon’s or any company's vaginal slings to speak with our knowledgeable transvaginal mesh implant lawyers by visiting or by calling 1-800-399-0795.

Serious Vaginal Mesh Injuries
According to court documents, the plaintiff underwent surgery to have Ethicon’s transvaginal tape (TVT) implanted in April 2003 to treat her pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and her stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Subsequent to TVT implantation, however, the plaintiff developed severely painful complications and some permanent complications that allegedly impaired her quality of life.

According to an FDA vaginal mesh safety alert issued in July 2011, some of the serious complications and injuries associated with Ethicon’s TVT are pelvic and urinary pain, pain during intercourse, vaginal scaring, mesh erosion through the vaginal lining, an increased risk of infection, puncturing of the blood vessels/bowels/bladder and recurrence of SUI. ( - July 2011)

2011 FDA Warning Regarding Transvaginal Mesh Complications
The FDA’s July 2011 vaginal mesh warning was intended to alert the public that transvaginal mesh complications are more common than manufacturers had previously disclosed and that, in some cases, implantation of vaginal mesh devices was no more effective than traditional surgeries.

Specifically, the FDA stated in this warning that approximately 10 percent women who had transvaginal mesh devices implanted have developed or would develop severe complications that would necessitate revision surgery and possibly vaginal mesh removal within one year of implantation. In some of the worst cases reviewed by the FDA, women reportedly needed multiple revision surgeries to repair the damage caused by transvaginal mesh devices. This 2011 FDA safety alert was issued after the agency had completed a review of more than 100 studies focused on bladder mesh devices.

Other significant points included in the 2011 FDA public warning were that vaginal mesh devices had greater risks of complications than traditional surgery for treating POP and SUI and that vaginal mesh may not be effective at relieving the symptoms of prolapse. ( - July 2011)

About Wright & Schulte LLC
Wright & Schulte LLC, an experienced personal injury firm, is dedicated to the belief that America’s legal system should work for the people. Every day, the attorneys of Wright & Schulte LLC stand up for the rights of people who have been injured or wronged and fight tirelessly to ensure that even the world’s most powerful corporations take responsibility for their actions. If you’re looking for a law firm that will guarantee the aggressive and personal representation you deserve, please do not hesitate to contact Wright & Schulte LLC today. Free case evaluations are available through or by calling 1-800-399-0795.

Wright & Schulte LLC
812 East National Road
Vandalia, Ohio 45377

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Pretrial Order in Federal Transvaginal Mesh Litigation
2. Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Carey Danis & Lowe Transvaginal Mesh Lawyers Remark on Growing Ethicon MDL 2327
3. Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Status Conference Held in Ethicon Transvaginal Mesh Litigation, Reports Wright & Schulte
4. Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward, as Status Conference Held in Ethicon Mesh Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
5. Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits Move Forward, as Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Order in Federal C.R. Bard Mesh Implant Lawsuits
6. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges Transvaginal Mesh Failure Victims With Erosion To Call Them For The Names And Contacts Of The Best Women Attorneys
7. Transvaginal Mesh Lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC Look Ahead to Upcoming Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Bellwether Trials
8. Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuits: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Upcoming Case Management Conference in New Jersey Ethicon Pelvic Mesh Litigation
9. 2013 Alleged Transvaginal Mesh Complications Lawsuits Update: Resource4thePeople Reports Defendants Ordered to Provide Testimony, Documents
10. Mississippi Woman’s Injuries Allegedly Caused by Ethicon Inc.’s Transvaginal Mesh Device; Parker Waichman LLP Files Lawsuit
11. Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Order Reopening Discovery in Federal C.R. Bard Vaginal Mesh Litigation
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... A recent article published June 14 on E Online details ... to state that individuals are now more comfortable seeking to undergo not only the ... and cheek reduction. The Los Angeles area medical group, Beverly Hills Physicians (BHP) notes ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... June 19, 2016 is World Sickle Cell ... pain and the benefits of holistic treatments, Serenity Recovery Center of Marne, ... Cell Disease. , Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a disorder of the red blood ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... Conference and Scientific Sessions in Dallas that it will receive two significant new ... the grants came as PHA marked its 25th anniversary by recognizing patients, medical ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Dr. Amanda Cheng, an ... Dr. Cheng has extensive experience with all areas of orthodontics, including robotic Suresmile ... orthodontics. , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary adjunct to orthodontic treatment. It can ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Topical BioMedics, Inc, makers of Topricin and MyPainAway Pain Relief Products, join The ‘Business for ... $12 an hour by 2020 and then adjusting it yearly to increase at the same ... wage, assure the wage floor does not erode again, and make future increases more predictable. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... a startling report released today, National Safety Council research ... proven plan to eliminate prescription opioid overdoses. Prescription Nation ... tackling the worst drug crisis in recorded U.S. history, assigned a ... , New Mexico , Tennessee ... failing states, three – Michigan , ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016 Bracket , a ... its next generation clinical outcomes platform, Bracket eCOA (SM) ... on June 26 – 30, 2016 in Philadelphia ... electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment product of its kind to fully ... Bracket eCOA 6.0 is a flexible platform for ...
(Date:6/23/2016)...  Guerbet announced today that it has been named ... . One of 12 suppliers to receive ... support of Premier members through exceptional local customer service ... to lower costs. ... outstanding customer service from Premier," says Massimo Carrara ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: