Tag Archives: MedicalDevices

Is Transvaginal Mesh Safe?

Transvaginal mesh surgery has become a popular solution for women affected by pelvic organ prolapse (POP), which can plague sufferers with pain and discomfort. What Is Transvaginal Mesh? Pelvic organ prolapse occurs when a woman’s vaginal tissues become weakened or stretched. Reasons that a woman’s vaginal tissues can be stretched or weakened include childbirth, chronic constipation, repetitive heavy lifting, poor…
Read More »

Posted in Blog, Consumer Protection, Product Liability | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Is Transvaginal Mesh Safe?

How IVC Filters Can Cause Sudden Death

Thousands of Americans at risk for blood clots have been implanted with inferior vena cava filters (IVC) filters. These cone-shaped devices are implanted into the inferior vena cava, the largest vein in the body, to break up blood clots before they can reach the heart or lungs. What many people may not know is that these devices are, in some cases,…
Read More »

Posted in Medical Malpractice | Tagged | Leave a comment