Hernia Mesh

Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Update: Fact Sheets Adopted

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Thursday May 24, 2018

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The hernia mesh litigation pending in the Northern District of Georgia took a big step forward last week with the adoption of Plaintiff and Defendant fact sheets. These are important forms that will be used to report facts about the nearly 900 lawsuits filed involving Ethicon, Inc.’s Physiomesh flexible composite mesh implants. Fact Sheets Explained

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Hernia Mesh Side Effects: Signs of Hernia Mesh Complications

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Wednesday April 11, 2018

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Complications from infected hernia mesh are painful and a source of serious injury. Typically, complications, once diagnosed by a physician, are treated with antibiotics and surgery to remove the device that caused the infection. The process of removing hernia mesh, also known as hernia mesh revision surgery, is intensive and takes a major toll on

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Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Moves Forward, Bellwether Date Set

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Wednesday February 28, 2018

For many years, individuals who received mesh implants during their hernia repair surgery have come forward to report complications and serious injuries resulting from their mesh device. In many of these cases, these individuals have had to undergo numerous revision surgeries and painful treatments in order to try to recover and live with the damage

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Outcry Against Hernia Mesh Grows, Lawsuits Continue

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Wednesday February 7, 2018

Hernia mesh recipients continue coming forward and reporting injuries stemming from hernia repair surgeries in which hernia meshes were used. These patients allege that the mesh device implanted in them to repair their hernia resulted in painful and debilitating injuries, resulting in costly revision surgeries to repair the damage and treatments to help mitigate the

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Hernia Mesh Side Effects Are Leading to Lawsuits

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Thursday January 11, 2018

It is a story that is sadly all too common. Someone suffers a common hernia; they lift something too heavy in the wrong way or something goes wrong. They go to see a doctor and they are told that a simple procedure needs to be performed to repair the hernia. This procedure will involve implanting

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New Hernia Mesh Lawsuits Filed as Backlash Increases

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Friday December 29, 2017

The number of hernia mesh lawsuits being filed continues to increase as more and more people seek justice for the injuries they have suffered from their hernia mesh. From Alabama to Louisiana, all the way to New Zealand, people continue to report injuries and complications resulting from their hernia mesh implant.  In Alabama, a woman

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$15M Pelvic Mesh Verdict Against Ethicon, Hernia Mesh Lawsuit Slated for January

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Thursday December 21, 2017

The jury in a pelvic mesh lawsuit, which had been underway in New Jersey, issued a $15 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson’s subsidiary Ethicon last Thursday. The woman who brought the suit claimed that the implant she received was the source of continuing and severe pain for her. The jury’s verdict shows that they

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Hernia Mesh Products Need Better Labeling According to Study

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Thursday December 7, 2017

Clear and informative labeling is standard in many areas of public life, yet medical devices, such as hernia mesh, lag far behind. A recent study indicates real and dangerous consequences from inferior labeling practices for patients.  Hernia Mesh products are the subject of increased controversy and scrutiny as they have been found to be responsible

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Understanding Hernia Mesh Recalls

Post on behalf of Thomas J. Ueberschaer PA on Wednesday November 15, 2017

Over the past twenty years, hernia repair surgery has become synonymous with hernia mesh. Hernia mesh is used in a growing number of procedures to restore the structural integrity of the hernia site in an effort to prevent a hernia from recurring. Unfortunately, many people have found themselves further injured by these surgical mesh implants,

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