Navigation Links
Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits Filed Against Boston Scientific on Behalf of Three Women Who Allegedly Sustained Severe Bladder Mesh Sling Injuries, Reports Wright & Schulte
Date:5/4/2013

Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 04, 2013

The lawyers at Wright & Schulte have filed three bladder mesh lawsuits against the Boston Scientific Corporation on behalf of women from Georgia, Nebraska and New York. These vaginal mesh lawsuits, which are part of MDL 2326, were all filed on March 4, 2013 and allege that the plaintiffs have all suffered from serious injuries and an impaired quality of life due to the defective design of Boston Scientific’s transvaginal mesh implants. As with previous transvagainal mesh lawsuits filed by Wright & Schulte, these vaginal lawsuits will all be litigated in the U.S. District Court of the Southern District of West Virginia, Charleston Division.

Wright & Schulte, LLC specializes in defending the rights of those who have 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 the use of Boston Scientific’s vaginal slings to speak with our knowledgeable transvaginal mesh implant lawyers by visiting yourlegalhelp.com or by calling 1-800-399-0795.

Allegations of Bladder Mesh Sling Injuries
In order to treat their pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and/or their stress urinary incontinence (SUI), the plaintiffs in these vaginal mesh lawsuits had surgery to have Boston Scientific’s Obtryx Transobturaator Mid-Urethral Sling System implanted in their lower abdomen. After implantation surgery, however, painful mesh sling complications allegedly developed in all three plaintiffs and resulted in them developing irreversible injuries that greatly impaired their quality of life. Pelvic and urinary pain, pain during sexual 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 are among some of the vaginal mesh injuries reportedly caused by Boston Scientific’s transvaginal mesh slings. [http://www.fda.gov/downloads/MedicalDevices/Safety/AlertsandNotices/UCM262760.pdf

The plaintiffs in these recently filed mesh lawsuits include a Georgia woman who had the Obtryx Sling System implanted in 2005 (case no. 2:13-cv-04152); a Nebraska woman who had the Obtryx Sling System implanted in 2009 (case no. 2:13-cv-04153); and a New York woman who had the Obtryx Sling System implanted in 2005 (case no. 2:23-cv-04154).

FDA Warnings about Serious Vaginal Mesh Complications
The FDA issued a vaginal mesh injuries warning in 2011, alerting the public that transvaginal mesh complications are not rare and that, for some women, implantation of vaginal mesh devices was no more effective than traditional surgeries. Specifically, after reviewing more than 100 bladder mesh sling studies, the FDA found that about 10 percent women with these devices have developed or would develop serious injuries that require revision surgery and possibly vaginal mesh removal within one year of implantation. In some of the worst cases, women reportedly needed multiple revision surgeries to repair the damage caused by bladder mesh slings.

Other important highlights of 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 even be sufficient at alleviating the symptoms of prolapse. [fda.gov/downloads/MedicalDevices/Safety/AlertsandNotices/UCM262760.pdf]

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 yourlegalhelp.com or by calling 1-800-399-0795.

Contact:
Wright & Schulte LLC
812 East National Road
Vandalia, Ohio 45377
1-800-399-0795
http://www.yourlegalhelp.com

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/5/prweb10674021.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Wisconsin Woman Alleges She was Injured by Transvaginal Mesh Devices in Lawsuit Filed by Parker Waichman LLP
2. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges Transvaginal Mesh Victims Who Have Erosion To Call Them Immediately For The Names Of The Very Skilled Lawyers--Who Will All Be Women
3. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges Severely Injured Victims Of A Transvaginal Mesh Failure To Call Them for the Contacts Top Women Lawyers-Nationwide
4. US Drug Watchdog Is Expanding Their Transvaginal Mesh Failure Initiative And They Are Urging Victims To Call Them For The Names Of The Best Possible Women Lawyers To Help
5. Bladder Mesh Sling Lawsuit Filed by Wright & Schulte on Behalf of an Iowa Woman Who Sustained Serious Injuries Allegedly Due to Defective Vaginal Mesh Implants
6. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges Transvaginal Failure Victims To Call Them For The Contacts Of National Caliber Women Lawyers If They Have Developed Severe Complications
7. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges Victims Of An Unsuccessful Transvaginal Mesh Revision Surgery Nationwide To Call Them For The Names Of The Best Lawyers-Who Will All Be Women
8. Transvaginal Mesh Lawyers at Bernstein Liebhard LLP Note Upcoming Conference in New Jersey Pelvic Mesh Implant Lawsuits
9. Multiple Vaginal Mesh Lawsuits Filed Against Ethicon, Inc. on Behalf of Women Seriously Injured Allegedly Due to Vaginal Mesh Sling Defects, Reports Wright & Schulte
10. US Drug Watchdog Now Urges Victims Of A Severe Transvaginal Mesh Implant Failure To Call Them For The Names Of National Caliber Women Attorneys-Get Compensated
11. Transvaginal Mesh Complications Lawsuits Update: Resource4thePeople Reports Some CasesDismissed from Consolidated Litigation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/11/2016)... City, FL (PRWEB) , ... February 11, 2016 ... ... announced the commencement of a master charity program created to assist the people ... 60 days, working closely with nonprofit organizations and community leaders. Their hope is ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... Duterte Insurance Group, serving ... introduces a new charity campaign to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities. ... https://donate.rmhc.org/ . , Ronald McDonald House (RMH) is an internationally renowned nonprofit ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... ... Be Well Medical Group (Be Well) is pleased to announce ... South Columbus St, Suite 201, Alexandria, VA. Be Well Medical Group is a concierge ... of their homes, offices or at the practices’ local office. It is also one ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... ... February 11, 2016 , ... Food Labeling for American ... and wellness best practices in the past couple of decades, and food manufacturers ... Heart Month, which acts as an exceptional opportunity to revise food labels and ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... 10, 2016 , ... President Obama’s budget proposal yesterday enables ... medical services via telehealth, estimated to generate more than $160 million in savings ... many years. Although there is more to be done, this represents an ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/11/2016)... Breast Cancer Therapeutics in Asia-Pacific Markets to 2021 ... breast cancer market will experience considerable expansion from $1.9 billion ... Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 8.5%. --> Breast ... that the Asia-Pacific (APAC) breast cancer ... to $3.4 billion by 2021, at a Compound Annual Growth ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... PLAD, Inc. (OTC Pink: PLAD) is pleased to announce ... company targets, are adding key personnel to their national ... United States Patent and Trademark Office for the characters ... of PLAD, Inc.  In January, PLAD established their presence ... with two new customers, Cumberland Goodwill EMS and Meadville ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... 2016  M3 Biotechnology Inc., spurred by a major "team investment" by Bruce Montgomery , ... an oversubscribed Series A-Round, according to CEO Leen Kawas , PhD. ... ... ... Kawas said the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: