Vaginal Mesh Injury Lawsuits and Settlements: Comprehensive Overview
The Complexity of Transvaginal Mesh Cases
We’re actively involved in cases concerning surgical mesh products, specifically transvaginal mesh implants. These implants, used in pelvic surgeries, are associated with a range of severe complications.
Major Manufacturers Involved:
- American Medical Systems
- Boston Scientific
- Johnson & Johnson
The Scope of Litigation
There is ongoing federal multidistrict litigation in the Southern District of West Virginia and consolidated state court litigation in Atlantic County, N.J. These legal actions address the numerous reported adverse events and complications related to vaginal mesh implants.
Reported Injuries and Complications:
- Mesh erosion through the vagina
- Pain, infection, and bleeding
- Discomfort during sexual intercourse
- Organ perforation
- Urinary problems
- Heart attacks
Concerns Over Surgical Procedures and Mesh Material
The procedures for implanting these meshes have been questioned for their safety. Concerns include the necessity of the surgeries and the inherent design flaws in the mesh products. There’s also a historical context of mesh degradation known since 1976 that was reportedly ignored.
Are You Affected by Transvaginal Mesh?
The Levensten Law Firm is leading the legal fight for many women who have suffered injuries from these implants.
Contact The Levensten Law Firm for Legal Assistance If you suspect you’ve been affected by a transvaginal mesh implant, we offer free consultations to discuss your case and legal options.