Transvaginal Surgical Mesh Suits Website by Hissey Kientz Law Firm launched

Austin, Texas (PRWEB) 27 October 2011 The firm Hissey Kientz, LLP announces the launch of its new website, transvaginal mesh lawsuit (http://www.tran...

Austin, Texas (PRWEB) 27 October 2011

The firm Hissey Kientz, LLP announces the launch of its new website, transvaginal mesh lawsuit ( The website will serve as a source for legal caused news and medical information for patients who experienced complications from surgical mesh in transvaginal repair surgery.

Transvaginal mesh is a type of surgical mesh device that is used for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) or stress urinary incontinence urinary incontinence (SUI). Versions of the patch are manufactured by various companies, including Johnson & Johnson, CR Bard, Boston Scientific and American Medical Systems (AMS). According to the Food and Drug Administration, about 80% of operations for SUI and 25% of the operations are done via POP Transvaginal Mesh.

several FDA warnings about the risk of complications from the transvaginal mesh issued. In September 2011, an FDA advisory committee recommended that the product is a stronger warning should be given because of the risk of side effects from the device. The committee was charged with reviewing the safety of transvaginal mesh, after the FDA learned that reports of complications from the device had a five-fold increase compared to the previous three years.

According to FDA data, the most commonly reported complication of transvaginal mesh vaginal mesh erosionin split the skin tissue, so that stitches protrude into the vagina. Other commonly reported side effects of surgery include pain, bleeding, infection, pain during sex, urinary problems and organ perforation.

A number of patients to treat the transvaginal mesh POP and SUI have required further surgery to correct problems with the device or to receive it completely removed. Overall, at least 600 transvaginal mesh lawsuits have been filed already experienced by patients with severe pain or other complications of surgical mesh, according to Bloomberg News.

If you or a loved one received transvaginal mesh for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse and have experienced pain or other complications from the device, you may be entitled to submit a complaint. For a free legal consultation, the attorneys Hissey Kientz, LLP by toll-free call. At 1-866-275-4454 or via email at info (at) hkllp (dot) com

About Hissey Kientz, LLP

Hissey Kientz, LLP ( persons, which is affected by complications from the transvaginal mesh patch, as well as victims of mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases, birth defects linked to the antidepressant Paxil, Zoloft, Prozac, Lexapro, Celexa, Effexor, Xanax and Wellbutrin, DePuy ASR and Pinnacle hip replacement devices, Depakote birth defects, Actos bladder cancer, birth defects with Topamax side effects of Avandia, Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis caused acute myeloid leukemia caused by benzene and other defective drugs and medical devices.

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