Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Signed Cases
Hernia mesh is meant to help patients suffering from hernias. For most patients the material functions without significant problems for the patient. But when it causes problems, they can be severe, cause chronic pain and require additional surgeries which may not fully get the patient back to normal. ZeroRisk Cases® unique marketing programs can help you find the right clients for your case.
IF YOUR FIRM IS INTERESTED IN HERNIA MESH REVISION MASS TORT LITIGATION, WE CAN HELP YOU FIND HIGH VALUE CLIENTS THAT MEET YOUR CRITERIA.
How is hernia mesh used?
A hernia is caused by a tear or opening in weakened muscles of the abdominal wall. Internal organs and body fat can emerge and create a hernia. It’s estimated that there are about a million hernia procedures each year in the US and more than ninety percent of the surgeries include implanting plastic hernia mesh. Hernia mesh is a surgical implant to provide extra support for the torn or damaged tissues. It’s placed around the hernia to prevent recurrence, which is common when mesh isn’t used. Staples, stitches or medical glue is used to attach the mesh.
What problems could be caused by hernia mesh?
This mesh carries risks of serious problems for patients. They include:
- Severe, chronic, disabling pain
- The mesh can move within the body
- Bowel obstructions
- Adhesions to organs
- Organ perforation
- Hernia recurrence
These complications can be so serious that they totally disabled the patient, making them unable to work or live a normal life. Since 2005, more than 200,000 units of hernia mesh have been recalled by manufacturers. The federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2012 sent a warning letter to one manufacturer, Atrium, for their failure to address mesh infection and sterility complaints. Complaints to the FDA were made after human hair was found in the device. The following year the company issued a recall of C-Qur mesh due to an increased the risk of infection. A mesh made by Ethicon, a Johnson & Johnson subsidiary, was voluntarily recalled in 2016 because of a higher risk of recurrence and revision surgery compared to other mesh products. These discoveries have sparked a surge of mass tort cases and have also given life to a very specific form of advertising: marketing for mesh hernia lawyers and/or law firms.
Hernia mesh legal claims
It’s been estimated that about 54,000 lawsuits by those suffering due to hernia mesh have been filed against manufacturers and others involved with the product. Damages may include:
- The costs of past, current and future medical treatment, including corrective surgeries
- Lost wages and diminished earning capacity
- Past, present and future physical and psychological pain and suffering
Hernia Mesh Legal claims could include:
- Failing to warn the physicians and patients about potential, harmful side effects
- Falsely stating hernia mesh was the only effective treatment for correcting a hernia
- Claiming it was safe and effective despite numerous reports of hernia mesh complications
- The product is unreasonably dangerous given the severe harm it can cause when used while intended
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