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Pathology Expert Discusses Essure Device Ramifications IUD Expert Case

Pathology Expert Discusses Essure Device Ramifications

A patient encouraged by her gynecologist to use Essure contraception and endometrial ablation filed a medical malpractice lawsuit after she experienced a premature birth. She initially went to her gynecologist after suffering from abnormal bleeding, which  …

Endometrial Ablation Procedure Marred by Essure Malfunction IUD Expert Case

Endometrial Ablation Procedure Marred by Essure Malfunction

A gynecologist was sued for failing to observe standards of care after one of her patients developed severe complications from a combination of endometrial ablation and Essure device use. The patient had a past medical history of coagulopathy; her blood wa …

Migrating Essure Device Prompts Severe Medical Complications IUD Expert Case

Migrating Essure Device Prompts Severe Medical Complications

A woman who underwent the Essure procedure decided to file suit against her gynecologist after the coil migrated from her Fallopian Tubes to her abdomen. Though the patient’s follow-up exam to confirm the device was situated correctly had been normal, sh …

FDA Approval of Essure Contraceptive Implants Questioned in New Case IUD Expert Case

Essure, the only available permanent contraceptive measure that does not involve invasive surgery, was brought into a class action case of six women who suffered a host of complications from the device. Though Essure’s manufacturer managed to obtain pre- …

OB/GYN Litigated Against for Negligent Implantation of Essure IUD IUD Expert Case

A forty year-old mother was recommended the Essure device as a means of permanent birth control, but she suffered severe ramifications; not only did she become pregnant, but her uterus was injured. The mother’s Mirena contraceptive was replaced by her gy …