Hernia Mesh Lawyer in Alabama

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Hernia Mesh Lawsuits: What You Need To Know

In order to repair and stop the high rate of reoccurrence in hernias, surgeons use hernia mesh to strengthen the hernia repair and reduce this rate. This also gives the patient decreased operative time in most cases, making this a regular go-to procedure.

However, there are certain cases where hernia mesh repair might not be recommended or complications can occur.

Taylor Martino has looked into several cases and wants you to know your options if you feel the product that was supposed to help you has failed. The FDA has approved several hernia mesh products quickly and unjustly.

Here is a breakdown of the Hernia Repair Surgery complications that could occur:

Based on FDA’s analysis of medical device adverse event reports and of peer-reviewed, scientific literature, the most common adverse events for all surgical repair of hernias—with or without mesh—are pain, infection, hernia recurrence, scar-like tissue that sticks tissues together (adhesion), blockage of the large or small intestine (obstruction), bleeding, abnormal connection between organs, vessels, or intestines (fistula), fluid build-up at the surgical site (seroma), and a hole in neighboring tissues or organs (perforation).

The most common adverse events following hernia repair with mesh are pain, infection, hernia recurrence, adhesion, and bowel obstruction. Some other potential adverse events that can occur following hernia repair with mesh are mesh migration and mesh shrinkage (contraction).

Taylor Martino has researched these products and the long list of recalled products to find out many hernia mesh products are recalled but the public is unaware. The FDA is slow to take action against them.

LEGAL RIGHTS OF THE INJURED

If you or a loved one has undergone a surgical procedure to treat hernia complications for any of these matters and have suffered complications as a result of a hernia mesh product, you may be entitled to legal compensation from the manufacturers of these defective products.

Inguinal

Occurs in the inner groin

Incisional

Occurs through an incision or scar in the abdomen

Femoral

Occurs in the upper thigh/outer groin

Ventral

Occurs in the general abdominal/ventral wall

Umbilical

Occurs at the belly button

Hiatal

Occurs inside the abdomen, along with the upper stomach/diaphragm.

The lawyers of the firm Taylor Martino are ready to evaluate your claim and assist you in seeking compensation for your pain, suffering, and other physical injuries, the cost of restorative surgery as well as other financial difficulties, resulting from injuries caused by these defective products. Please call us for a free consultation and case evaluation.

HERNIA MESH MANUFACTURERS AND PRODUCTS

  • Johnson & Johnson (Ethicon): Physiomesh

To determine the manufacturer and type of hernia mesh you have, contact the hospital or physician’s office where your procedure was performed. The name of the mesh, catalog number, lot number and size should be recorded in your medical records.

 

Even if you are sure that your doctor violated the standard of care owed to you, Hernia Mesh cases can be complicated.

You will need to hire medical experts to prove that the doctor in question did indeed act outside of the medical standard of care, and that this deviation was the direct cause of your injury. You will also need to prove that you have suffered damages as a direct result.

 

At the law offices of Taylor Martino Rowan Personal Injury Lawyers in Mobile, Alabama, we know how shocking it can be to be the victim of Hernia Mesh. We promise to work hard for you as you bring forth your claim, protecting your confidentiality and defending your rights along the way. We can handle all aspects of your claim, including hiring medical and financial experts.

We know what you are experiencing, and know that you deserve justice. To learn more about how to seek compensation for the harm you have suffered, please contact the aggressive and compassionate Alabama Hernia Mesh attorneys at Taylor Martino Rowan Personal Injury Lawyers in Mobile, AL. You can reach our law firm directly at 251-433-3131.

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