Boston Scientific, one of several manufacturers of transvaginal mesh devices, has resumed trials in Massachusetts last week as it seeks to defend itself against plaintiffs who allege injury as a result of using the company’s transvaginal mesh. Industry watchers, pundits and plaintiffs alike are watching the trials closely, especially after Boston Scientific won its first big case last month, even as most juries erred on the side of plaintiffs in past trials.
TVT manufacturers are becoming increasingly involved in numerous trials as women who have had the device implanted for POP or SUI have facd severe complications. They allege that the mesh, among several complaints, can migrate and penetrate the vaginal wall or have become intertwined in bowels, intestines or other internal organs. For many women, what was meant to be a solution to already difficult medical issues has instead become an even worse medical problem. Because of complications, many women cannot have the mesh removed and must remain in chronic pain. Most plaintiffs have filed lawsuits that claim that the devices are defective and that companies have known about the defects but have not adequately warned doctors and patients about the possible complications.
The complications caused by this device have left many women to suffer with horrid recoveries, large medical bills, lost wages, and ongoing pain. From a civil standpoint, our firm has represented numerous families who are the victims of the complications from the transvaginal mesh device. If you or a loved one has experienced any of these problems because of an implanted or removed AMS transvaginal mesh, we encourage you to consult with one of our transvaginal mesh attorneys as soon as possible. A successful civil claim pursued against the responsible party will help compensate the victims for the costly medical expenses, and hopefully for their pain, suffering, and lost wages for time missed from work. Further questions can be directed to the Fears | Nachawati Law Firm by emailing the lead TV Mesh lawyer, Majed Nachawati at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by calling our office at 1.866.705.7584.
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Majed Nachawati is a preeminent Pharmaceutical Products Liability Lawyer with a focus on representing transvaginal mesh victims and families harmed by dangerous implantations on a nationwide basis—especially the Transvaginal mesh device. Mr. Nachawati has resolved numerous cases through trials and settlements that have resulted in seven and eight figure confidential settlements. He is on the Grievance Committee for the State Bar of Texas. He is licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of Texas and Arkansas, and is in most federal courts in the nation and holds specific licenses in the Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of Texas. Mr. Nachawati is a member of the Board of Directors of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the Board of Directors for Public Justice, a Leaders’ Forum and PAC member of the American Association for Justice. Mr. Nachawati has been recognized as a Super Lawyer in Texas Monthly Magazine for the past four consecutive years for legal excellence, in connection with pharmaceutical injury cases. Mr. Nachawati is also a member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Mr. Nachawati can be reached by email at email@example.com or by calling 1.866.705.7584.