MESH EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

West Virginia Court Strikes Pathology Expert’s Opinion In Transvaginal Mesh MDL MESH Expert Case

…  (MDLs) concerning the use of transvaginal surgical mesh to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence …  general causation opinions based on his examination of the mesh explant samples in his personal data pool. The expert witness served as …

Biomedical Engineering Expert Opines on Faulty Vaginal Mesh Design MESH Expert Case

…  a woman with pelvic organ prolapse who underwent a vaginal mesh implantation. She began to experience intense abdominal pain a few weeks after implantation, and it was discovered that the mesh dislodged from the vaginal wall where it was implanted and eroded into …

Transvaginal Mesh Allegedly Causes Irreparable Damage to Thousands of Patients MESH Expert Case

…  case involves a common brand of transvaginal mesh, which was originally designed for general surgical repairs and has since …  gynecologic procedures. Without clinical testing, the mesh was branded as suitable for women requiring treatment for pelvic organ …  thousands of cases, defectively designed and manufactured meshes have allegedly caused injuries, and patients have undergone several …

General Surgery Expert Evaluates Complications from Hernia Mesh Repair MESH Expert Case

…  to repair a recurrent hernia with a Composix synthetic mesh patch. The surgery proceeded without incident, however several weeks later …  The hernia was again repaired using a synthetic hernia mesh product. The patient’s condition continued to deteriorate over the coming …

Leading General Surgeon Discusses Defective Hernia Mesh MESH Expert Case

Leading General Surgeon Discusses Defective Hernia Mesh

…  who had inguinal hernia repair using Composix Kugel mesh. The patient is currently disabled and has suffered chronic, debilitating pain. The plaintiff alleges that the defendant knew the mesh was not suitable for this application, knew it causes chronic foreign body …

Patient Suffers Complications From Vaginal Mesh Implant MESH Expert Case

Patient Suffers Complications From Vaginal Mesh Implant

…  and involves the implantation of a synthetic vaginal mesh system during an abdominal sacrocolpopexy. While the surgery to implant the mesh was successful and complication-free, the patient began complaining of …

Transvaginal Mesh Product Causing Untreatable, Lifelong Pain MESH Expert Case

Transvaginal Mesh Product Causing Untreatable, Lifelong Pain

…  an anterior repair of the cystocele using defendant’s mesh support system. Immediately after surgery to implant the defendant’s polypropylene mesh product, plaintiff began experiencing pain. Eventually, the intense …