A large number of claims concerning transvaginal mesh products manufactured by various companies are working their way toward trial.
The manufacturers of the products include C.R. Bard, Boston Scientific, American Medical Systems, and a division of Johnson & Johnson (Ethicon).
These products were used in thousands of woman to repair pelvic organ prolapse and female stress uninary incontinence. The products have been linked to severe complications, including erosion of the mesh into the vagina, recurrence of urinary problems, pelvic organ prolapse, vaginal mesh extrusion, and pain.
The cases are being managed by a federal judge in West Virginia has part of an MDL (multidistrict litigation) proceeding. Other cases are being heard in state court in New Jersey.
Contact our firm if you believe you have been injured by one of these products. Please remember that if prompt action is not taken your rights will be lost.