Navigation Links
Transvaginal Mesh Surgery and Organ Perforation: The Dangerous Connection
Date:11/8/2013

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) initial release of information regarding the health risks associated with the transvaginal mesh device in 2008, a number of studies have been conducted to assess these risks with regard to specific health conditions. When the agency issued a second warning about mesh complications in 2011, many were astounded by the number of women who had reported problems associated with the implant of the device for the repair of pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence. Among the most common complaints outlined by the FDA was organ perforation.

Organ perforation is defined as the penetration of the wall of a hollow organ in the body. The complication can lead to intense pain along with other symptoms and even prove fatal in some circumstances. Perforation of the bowel, bladder, and vaginal wall are among the issues noted as common complications linked to TVM procedures. The indications of organ perforation after vaginal mesh surgery can become apparent quickly, but for many women, symptoms do not present for weeks. In a number of cases additional surgery was needed to repair the problem.

Last year, the FDA ordered several companies that produce transvaginal mesh devices to conduct safety and effectiveness trials on their products. However, for those women who have already experienced serious mesh related health problems, the order came far too late. So many women today are suffering from the effects of a failed mesh device and are unsure of where to turn.

Patients who have experienced organ perforation or another serious health complication can connect to The Life Care Solutions Group to obtain information about their medical and legal options concerning their specific TVM problem. Individuals may contact the resource
'/>"/>

SOURCE Life Care Solutions Group
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. What Are the Warning Signs of a Failing Transvaginal Mesh Device?
2. Obtaining a Free Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Review
3. Transvaginal Mesh Settlement Funding Amounts Increased At Legal-Bay
4. Transvaginal Mesh Settlement Funding News: Legal-Bay To Increase Funding Amounts Up to $250K On Some Vaginal Mesh and Bladder Sling Recall Cases
5. DePuy Settlement Funding And Transvaginal Mesh Capital Increased At Legal-Bay
6. DePuy & Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit Settlement Funding Leads Legal-Bay to Banner 2nd Quarter
7. Smith & Nephew Introduces Advanced Biocomposite Material for Use in Arthroscopic Surgery
8. Breakthrough in Brain Surgery: Asleep DBS Can Relieve Fear and Anxiety Surrounding Surgery
9. Apollo Endosurgery Announces Acquisition of Obesity Intervention Division from Allergan, Inc.
10. Osteo Science Foundation to Support Scientific and Clinical Research in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
11. Chronic Use of Prescription Painkillers Continues Following Bariatric Surgery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2015)... A lot of discussion in the medical community revolves ... injuries, or conditions. As medical science advances, doctors and surgeons ... that they consider to be more cutting edge. Yet, when ... method of treatment that stands out as the best solution ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... WASHINGTON , Jan. 23, 2015  A new analysis ... Part D 2015 enrollment data shows that 81 percent ... convenient access and extra discounts at certain pharmacies. The ... "Preferred pharmacy plans are now the foundation of ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... a third of reproductive-aged women enrolled in Medicaid, and more ... prescription for an opioid pain medication each year during 2008-2012, ... Weekly Report (MMWR). Opioids are typically prescribed ... They are also found in some prescription cough medications. The ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:No One-Size-Fits-All Remedy for Hernia Correction 2New Analysis: 81 Percent of Medicare Part D Seniors Choose "Preferred Pharmacy" Plans in 2015 2Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 2Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 3
... Va., Oct. 27, 2011   FHSSA counts its ... organization (originally known as the Foundation for Hospices ... 90 partnerships between US hospice programs and organizations ... provide technical assistance, support and friendship.  They are ...
... R.I., Oct. 27, 2011 MEDfx ... power of connected healthcare in partnership with federal ... Lifetime Electronic Records (VLER) initiative for veterans and ... medical records for veterans and military personnel and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:FHSSA Launches New Campaign to Partner US Hospices with Programs in Sub-Saharan Africa 2MEDfx Demonstrates Potential of Connected Healthcare by Enabling Military and Civilian Medical Professionals to Securely Access Records, Improve Care Coordination 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Gabe’s Chemo Duck Program is ... the first app ever created for kids with cancer. The Chemo ... and devices, is filled with enjoyable games to help children of ... The free app helps to keep kids entertained, educated and at ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Blue Cross and Blue Shield ... exemplify what it means to “Live Fearless.” , ... to share their stories about how they or someone they ... others by living in the moment. By telling these types ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Thousand of GranuFlo lawsuits ( ... its GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis concentrates continue to move ... District Court, District of Massachusetts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. ... has remanded a case filed by the state of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... A study recently published in ... Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise shows ... reduce gastrointestinal (GI) problems associated with physical strain ... the double-blind, placebo-controlled study took 10 grams of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Payday lending practices in ... and cause financial distress to the states that permit ... Howard University’s Center on Race and Wealth. , While ... activity, payday loans at the same time substantially depress ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Chemo Duck Launches First App Ever Created for Kids with Cancer 2Health News:Chemo Duck Launches First App Ever Created for Kids with Cancer 3Health News:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to Showcase “Faces of Fearless” 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3Health News:Howard University Spotlights the Economic Impact of Payday Lending in Southern States 2
... News) -- Specialized adult stem cells are make it possible ... toes, rather than a "jack of all trades" cell type ... Researchers from Stanford University found the regenerating stem cells ... skin, tendon, vessels or nerves. The findings call ...
... Aug. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Stability and social unity can ... of stores that sell alcohol, a new study suggests. ... with the number of alcohol outlets in a community. This ... greater levels of disorganization, characterized by more renters, higher numbers ...
... non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, chronic ... of recent efforts by some countries to stall and weaken ... of the Liver (EASL) warned today. In a ... Mr Jose Manuel Barroso, EASL called on them to ...
... 2011 Nearly three-quarters (72%) of people who lost their health ... years said that they skipped needed health care or ... a new Commonwealth Fund report. The same proportion is also ... half (49%) who lost jobs but not their health insurance. ...
... 23 (HealthDay News) -- Women at high risk for breast cancer ... drug regimen meant to prevent cancer, a new study finds. ... a high risk of breast cancer who took part in the ... Trial. Heavy drinkers (more than one drink a day) were ...
... By Maureen Salamon HealthDay Reporter , TUESDAY, ... research investigating injectable drugs to treat psoriasis -- an ... the medications are not linked to higher heart risks. ... complete information from drug makers impeded their ability to ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Specialized Adult Stem Cells Re-Grow Fingertips 2Health News:Tight Communities Can Lower Violence Linked to Liquor Stores 2Health News:UN Member States jeopardize international progress on non-communicable disease epidemic 2Health News:Three quarters of those who have lost jobs and health insurance are skipping needed health care 2Health News:Three quarters of those who have lost jobs and health insurance are skipping needed health care 3Health News:Three quarters of those who have lost jobs and health insurance are skipping needed health care 4Health News:Women Who Drink, Smoke Are Less Likely to Stick With Tamoxifen 2Health News:Injectable Psoriasis Drugs May Not Hike Heart Risks: Study 2Health News:Injectable Psoriasis Drugs May Not Hike Heart Risks: Study 3
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
Medicine Products: