Navigation Links
What Are the Warning Signs of a Failing Transvaginal Mesh Device?
Date:8/21/2013

CONCORD, Calif., Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Many women who have received a transvaginal mesh or sling implant have experienced serious health complications after surgery. The Food and Drug Administration has issued safety warnings concerning the health risks associated with these devices, which have been implanted in thousands of women for the treatment of conditions that result in weakened pelvic floor muscles; however, some patients are still unsure of what the warning signs are that may indicate a problem with their device.

Women who have received vaginal mesh implants, whether they are currently experiencing symptoms or not, need to understand the risks associated with the implant and what symptoms are indicative of it failing. The medical device has been widely used in the treatment of conditions such as pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence. The Life Care Solutions Group has outlined a list of some of the most common symptoms below that are indicative of vaginal mesh failure:

  • Abdominal pain 
  • Bleeding 
  • Pain during intercourse 
  • Mesh erosion through the top layer of skin in the vagina 
  • Incontinence 
  • Chronic vaginal discharge 
  • Bladder obstruction

Women who experience these or other symptoms after receiving a transvaginal mesh implant should seek prompt medical attention for an evaluation of their condition. A number of women have been required to undergo additional surgeries to have their implants removed. Women seeking compensation for their injuries have filed numerous lawsuits against the makers of these medical devices.

The Life Care Solutions Group is available to assist women who have questions about their medical and legal options in the event that they have been injured by a transvaginal mesh or sling. The resource also has available for download a free eBook about chronic pelvic pain for those seeking more information.

Media Contact: Lyn Giguere, Life Care Solutions Group, 972-437-8952, Lyn@submitmypressrelease.com

News distributed by PR Newswire iReach: https://ireach.prnewswire.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Life Care Solutions Group
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. The World Customs Organization (WCO) and the Institute of Research Against Counterfeit Medicines (IRACM) issue a new warning about the health and safety of African populations
2. CorePharma Addresses Violations in FDA Warning Letter
3. TorkLaw Responds to FDA Warning Letter to St. Jude Medical Regarding Defective Heart Device; Now Representing Patients in 15 States
4. Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety: Addressing The Joint Commission Opioid Warnings Can Reduce Respiratory Depression and Improve Patient Safety in Hospitals
5. First Warning Systems Receives Investment by Members of the Reno Angels and Local Investors
6. National Sleep Expert Issues Warning about Popping Pills to Replace Sleep
7. Lifeline Biotechnologies First Warning Systems
8. Warning: Not All Cold Sore Medicines Are Created Equal
9. CVS Caremark Sponsored Research Finds FDA Drug Warnings Can Have Immediate Negative Impact on Medication Adherence, Even if Not Related to Safety
10. Xi3 Corporation Signs Collaboration Agreement with Intermountain Healthcare as Founding Member of Intermountains New Healthcare Transformation Lab
11. X-Change Corporation Signs Multi-Million Dollar Agreement for Multi-State Product Release Licensing, Medical Cannabis Dispensary Management, and Cultivation Consulting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/10/2017)... Global Health Intelligence (GHI), the leading healthcare data analytics ... 2017 ranking of the Best-Equipped Hospitals in Latin America ... GHI,s hospitals database for Latin America , which is ... database covers 86% of the hospitals in Latin ... each institution in key areas such as beds, medical specialties, ...
(Date:5/10/2017)... , May 10, 2017 CSSi, the ... for the clinical research industry, is proud to announce ... . The new website features both enriched content and ... experience and enhances the company,s already well-established position as ... "After many months of hard work, ...
(Date:5/9/2017)... May 9, 2017  Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ... clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of ... Canadian Intellectual Property Office has granted Oramed a ... of Exenatide". The patent covers Oramed,s invention of ... GLP-1 is an incretin hormone that stimulates the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:5/27/2017)... ... , ... In any business, follow up is critical to success. It is ... presenting treatment, there will always be some patients who can’t or won’t make a ... practices when it comes to presenting treatment. After the patient leaves, most practices ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... YORK, NY (PRWEB) , ... May 26, 2017 ... ... Board (SAB) met this week to review more than eighty-nine grant submissions ... experienced and emerging young scientists in the Parkinson’s field.     , The American Parkinson ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... ... CareFusion NOX-T3 portable sleep monitor with its Somnoware Sleep Device Interface (SDI). Somnoware ... for diagnostic device operations. With this platform, initializing devices and importing studies are ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... May 26, 2017 , ... On May 24, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) ... House on May 4, would result in 23 million Americans losing their health insurance ... 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). , “It is clear from ...
(Date:5/26/2017)... ... ... Rob Lowe acts as host and helps educate and inform the public using ... Viewers can reconnect with America as it explores some of the best places to ... for an inventive new place for a family vacation, and have discovered hiking. Many ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):