You had your hernia repaired with hernia mesh, but you just don’t seem to be doing any better. Maybe you even feel worse. Also known as physiomesh, hernia mesh isn’t always well tolerated by the body. Your body may reject it or the mesh may actually fail. Both rejection and failure of the mesh can be a medical emergency. Why
Hernia mesh lawsuits filed against Atrium, manufacturer of C-Qur mesh, continue. Recently, one plaintiff alleged that he suffered more than an injury from the mesh. James Brown, who was a recipient of C-Qur mesh to correct an umbilical hernia, also alleged that the materials used to manufacture it are biologically incompatible with human tissue. What Is C-Qur Mesh Made From?
Women who undergo a hysterectomy or fibroid removal in which a power morcellator is used run the risk of spreading undiagnosed cancer throughout the rest of their body. How did this happen? Why did the FDA approve power morcellators and what did they do after learning about the cancer risks to women? Power Morcellators Approved Without Testing Power morcellators for
Bair-Hugger warming blanket lawsuits continue to rise. Once used to prevent hypothermia, Bair-Hugger warming blankets are used in hospitals and surgical facilities throughout the nation to keep patients warm during their initial recovery time from surgery. Bair-Hugger Warming Blanket Lawsuit Allegations How could using a revolutionary warming blanket go so wrong as to result in the filing of thousands of
The Essure lawsuit continues to move forward. Essure is a permanent birth control method that Bayer advertised as an alternative to a tubal ligation. Dozens of Essure lawsuits were filed against Bayer because of injuries and pregnancies that occurred after women chose to use the device. Now, a legal decision has been made in how the Essure lawsuits will be