Gynecare mesh is a surgical synthetic mesh used to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) in women. POP and SUI occur when the pelvic and vaginal muscles and tissues become stretched and weakened, reducing support for nearby organs such as the bladder, urethra, bowel, and uterus. These muscles and tissues may weaken due to:
Gynecare Mesh Repair and Gynecare Mesh Complications
Although some women may be able to live with POP, others may suffer from symptoms such as pressure, pain, SUI, constipation, and sexual problems. In some cases, doctors may recommend vaginal mesh Gynecare repair surgery.
The vaginal mesh repair procedure consists of implanting a surgical synthetic mesh into the anterior vaginal wall to help support the surrounding organs including the bladder and urethra, among others. After surgery, many women experience improvements. Unfortunately, some women have reported Gynecare mesh complications allegedly caused by the vaginal mesh including the following:
- Urinary problems
Gynecare Settlement and Gynecare Lawyer
The purpose of a Gynecare settlement is to financially compensate patients who have been adversely affected by the Gynecare mesh product. Victims have the right to seek retribution for any suffering endured as the result of vaginal mesh complications, such as mesh erosion.
A Gynecare lawyer may be able to assist women who have suffered from Gynecare complications through a Gynecare lawsuit. Not only will a Gynecare lawyer advocate for the rights of those who have suffered, but he or she will also help to make other consumers aware of the potential side effects of a Gynecare mesh repair surgery.
If you or a loved one has undergone a Gynecare mesh repair surgery and experienced Gynecare mesh complications, a Chaffin Luhana, LLP Gynecare mesh lawyer may be able to help. Call for a free, no-obligation Gynecare case evaluation: 1-888-480-1123.