California Vaginal Mesh Attorneys
If you are utilizing a vaginal mesh or a hernia mesh implant product below, it is in your best interest to speak with your physician immediately.
The following are vaginal meshes that have been linked to serious health complications including chronic pain, breathing problems, nerve damage and difficulty walking.
Sexual dysfunction is also a major complaint amongst patients who've had a mesh implant for a prolapsed bladder or urine incontinence.
- American Medical Systems
- Monere subfascial hammock
- Influence in-fast (AMS bought influence)
- In-fast ultra
- Intepro Y Sling
- Elevate with Intepro
- Boston Scientific
- Posterior Uphold
- Johnson & Johnson (Ethicon)
- Prolene Mesh
- Other Manufacturers
- Coloplast: ARIS TOT; NovaSilk
- Caldera Medical: T-Sling; Desara
- Cook Medical: Stratasis
- Tyco Healthcare: IVS
As with most products liability cases, many victims are unaware that they are being negatively affected by the product until it has left them with permanent injuries.
Victims are still struggling to comprehend how their health and safety are compromised by reckless manufacturing and the stubborn unwillingness of manufacturers to put the safety of their consumers above their profit margin.
Countless women have been afflicted with serious side effects from a vaginal mesh implant. Some more serious than others and requiring multiple follow up surgeries to fix scaring, bleeding and erosion.
What To Do If You Have Been Implanted With a Defective Device
The first thing to do if you believe you are the victim of one of these product defects is to see a doctor. Your doctor will be able to give you a full evaluation and determine whether you need to have additional operations, or if you are some sort of an exception. Even if you are not experiencing any pain and you feel that your device is working properly, it would still be in your best interest to consult your physician. It is better to be safe than sorry, and if your device turns out to be defective, you will have saved yourself from a devastating situation.
Victims of this product defect are left scared, confused, and feeling as if they have no place to turn. When our clients find out that they placed their trust in a company that did not take the time to ensure that their product was safe, it is always a hard truth to fathom.
It is truly unfortunate when companies decide to market medical devices that have not been through the testing that's required in order to ensure that the products will last a long time without any serious implications. When implications arise, then they can be severe enough to cause lifetime injury to the patient. When this happens, there usually is no return to the high quality of life that the patient had before. As such, because of the nature of these injuries, it is often necessary to seek the services of an experienced vaginal mesh attorney. They will be able to tell you more about your situation, where you need to go next, how to proceed, and other facts that only an experienced attorney will be able to tell you.
With a wide array of practice areas and expertise under one roof, you can be sure that you're getting the best and the brightest to help settle your case. Why choose anything less than the best? It will only hurt you in the long run. Please call us at 1-800-561-4887 or contact us today to find out more about your situation and what we can do to help.
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