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ST JUDE SILZONE Lawyer Interviews
March 16, 2012. By Heidi Turner.
Read [ St. Jude Silzone Leakage May Still Arise ]
Newport Beach, CA Despite having been recalled more than 10 years ago, the St. Jude Medical Silzone mechanical heart valve could still cause problems for some prosthetic patients. According to James T. Capretz, attorney in Newport Beach, California, even though the manufacturer of the St. Jude heart valve initially claimed paravalvular leakage of the valves would not occur beyond a few months after implantation, patients have reportedly had problems with their allegedly defective heart valve through recent times.