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Pelvic Mesh

Thousands Of Women Sue Over Surgical Mesh

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 04.10.2013 | Healthy Living

ATLANTA — Soon after her surgery, Susan Harrison had a string of infections that caused intense pain, leaving her weak and unable to pick up and...

Johnson & Johnson To Stop Selling Pelvic Mesh Tied To Lawsuits

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 06.05.2012 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON -- Johnson & Johnson plans to stop selling surgical mesh implants used to treat women's health problems, which have been linked to injuries...

Closer Scrutiny Of Pelvic Mesh Urged

AP | By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 11.09.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON -- Trouble-prone medical products widely used to surgically repair women's pelvic problems need more stringent tests for safety and effecti...

Pelvic Mesh Riskier Than Thought: FDA

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 09.12.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — A product commonly used in surgery to treat pelvic collapse and other women's health problems causes far more complications than pr...