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Allergic to AMS Transvaginal Mesh

Allergic to AMS Transvaginal Mesh April 12, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
North Bay, ON: June says she has been suffering from a serious allergic reaction to AMS transvaginal mesh, which is made with polypropylene, since she had the mesh implanted in 2013. “I went back to the hospital - here in northern Ontario - and they just told me to take Benedryl for the itch,” says June.
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Endo Stops Making AMS Transvaginal Mesh

Endo Stops Making AMS Transvaginal Mesh March 13, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Eden Prarie, MN: Endo International is closing its Astora Women’s Health device unit, the company that sells the now-defunct American Medical Systems (AMS) transvaginal mesh implants for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) or pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Endo, which bought AMS in 2011 for $2.9 billion, said it is shutting down transvaginal mesh production due to soaring legal costs and settlement payouts awarded by juries to injured women in the United States.
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AMS Transvaginal Mesh Settlement Money “Chump Change”

AMS Transvaginal Mesh Settlement Money “Chump Change” February 14, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Tacoma, WA: Andrea recently received a transvaginal mesh settlement offer from American Medical Systems (AMS), but she says it’s little more than “chump change” given the four-year nightmare she has gone through since the device was implanted, and it ain’t over yet...
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AMS Transvaginal Mesh: Pain Is the New Norm

AMS Transvaginal Mesh: Pain Is the New Norm January 10, 2016. By Jane Mundy.
Boston, MA: Diane doesn’t know how extensive the damages from AMS transvaginal mesh have been, because she can’t find a doctor willing to remove the mesh. “My doctor who implanted the mesh is in denial, telling me there is nothing wrong, but a day doesn’t go by when I’m not in pain,” she says.
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Can AMS Transvaginal Mesh Settlements Cover Financial Losses?

Can AMS Transvaginal Mesh Settlements Cover Financial Losses? December 11, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Montgomery, AB: Although AMS transvaginal mesh claims are being settled, more than 46,000 claims are involved and even more claims against American Medical Systems (AMS) are still being filed. Many women are concerned that their financial losses exceed the amount of an individual settlement. Others can’t afford surgery to have the mesh removed.
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AMS Transvaginal Mesh Far From “Miracle Fix”

AMS Transvaginal Mesh Far From “Miracle Fix” November 6, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Houston, TX: When Rebecca’s doctor suggested that AMS transvaginal mesh could treat her urinary problem, she didn’t think twice.
“He made this transvaginal sling sound like a miracle fix, but the miracle only lasted a year,” says Rebecca.
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AMS Transvaginal Mesh “Caused the Perfect Storm”

AMS Transvaginal Mesh “Caused the Perfect Storm” October 6, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Midland, MI Since having AMS transvaginal mesh implanted back in 2005, Lucy has suffered one complication after another. While on vacation two years ago, a minor fall created a “perfect storm,” which led to her being hospitalized for vaginal and rectal hemorrhage. She is finally having the mesh sling removed next week with Dr. Raz, the top mesh removal specialist in the United States.
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AMS Transvaginal Mesh Good for Depends Makers

AMS Transvaginal Mesh Good for Depends Makers September 5, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Pittsburgh, PA Cathy is among thousands of women implanted with an AMS transvaginal mesh who might find some financial relief from the latest American Medical Systems mesh settlement, but she says that no amount of money can compensate her for five years of pain. And it won’t help her non-existent sex life.
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New Transvaginal Mesh Product Approved While Mesh Lawsuits Ongoing

New Transvaginal Mesh Product Approved While Mesh Lawsuits Ongoing August 7, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Washington, DC Despite the fact that several transvaginal mesh manufacturers, such as American Medical Systems, have settled mesh lawsuits for millions of dollars and thousands more lawsuits are outstanding, the FDA has approved another type of vaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse. Approved, despite the fact that the FDA is currently considering reclassifying pelvic mesh from a moderate risk to a high-risk device.
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AMS Transvaginal Mesh Complaint: Is My Sex Life Over?

AMS Transvaginal Mesh Complaint: Is My Sex Life Over? July 18, 2015. By Jane Mundy.
Charlotte, NC Although American Medical Systems (AMS) has settled many of its transvaginal mesh claims, women are still filing complaints against the mesh manufacturer. “I had the transvaginal sling removed in 2012 but I am still having pain,” says Kossondra. “My doctor told me that it is due to so much scar tissue. I think it is about time to file a transvaginal mesh lawsuit.”
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