Suffering from MESH HERNIA complications?
Are you or someone close to you experiencing complications due to a mesh hernia implant or procedure? More and more people are speaking up and the awareness is spreading about the malpractices from some of these procedures and defective mesh hernia products. It's time to do something and you or your loved one may be entitled to financial compensation. Don't delay, call today!
Contact Us. Get Answers.
SOME MESH HERNIA COMPLICATIONS
Some common issues and complications that mesh hernia patients experience.
Return of the Hernia
Mesh Hernia recurrence is the most common complication of hernia operations. This is caused by improper surgical technique, shrinkage of the mesh, and movement or migration of the mesh.
Some mesh hernia infections can be treated with acute antibiotics. Sometimes it requires the removal of the mesh and other solutions are used for repairing the hernia.
Placed inside the abdominal cavity, the mesh may become stuck to part of the bowel. In some cases, the mesh can kink the intestine and cause a blockage.
Sometimes the mesh must be placed outside the abdominal cavity in order to reduce the risk of intestinal complications. This may result in erosion through skin.
Moderate to severe pain that persists after mesh hernia surgery, especially if "searing" or "electric" feeling, may be a sign of nerve entrapment. This is caused by either the mesh or the sutures or staples.
An estimated 11% of mesh hernia patients will suffer mild to severe chronic pain following hernia repair surgery.
You Are Not Alone
People get hernias. It happens. However, people are four times as likely to suffer complications than mesh hernia patients who don’t though! It's very possible for the mesh material to move or shrink. Other known issues are; perforated organs, bowel obstruction, abscess, peritonitis, or even sepsis. This often will require an additional surgery to remove the mesh completely. We are finding people that have received a mesh hernia procedure are filing lawsuits against mesh hernia manufacturers. Mesh products are made from a polypropylene plastic, which are allegedly not compatible with the human body. Accusations of designing a completely dangerous product and failing to warn patients and the medical community of its health risks. If you want to learn more about these lawsuits be sure to click the button below.
Complications of the Mesh
Mesh is typically used in various capacities and is often times cut specifically to the size of the patients needs. Multiple forms of mesh hernia repair techniques are used in mesh hernia procedures. The mesh is inserted into the patient in one of two ways. Mesh Hernia is placed either under ... or ... over the hernia or other complications and is held in place by some simple stitches. The mesh by the hernia acts as a kind of roadmap for the new growth of a patient's own tissue. The mesh will eventually incorporate into the surrounding area and will have to be removed or dissolve. We have plenty more information to utilize and the answers you are looking for so be sure to visit our about page for more information on mesh hernia and its procedures.