Devices and Implants

April 1, 2013

Mirena IUD Recall

Recently, more and more women in America and around the world have looked for other birth control options than the pill. Many women have turned to […]
March 11, 2013

Mirena IUD Lawsuit

What is Mirena? Mirena is known as an intrauterine system (IUS) or intrauterine device (IUD) which is meant to be inserted by a medical professional during […]
October 28, 2012

Ethicon Mesh Device Recall

On June 4 of this year, Johnson & Johnson subsidiary Ethicon, Inc. chose to recall four of its vaginal mesh devices from the medical technology market […]
October 27, 2012

Ethicon Surgical Mesh

What is Surgical Mesh? Transvaginal surgical mesh is a medical piece of equipment that is typically used to mend weakened or injured tissue. This mesh implant […]
October 26, 2012

Ethicon Prolene Mesh Recall

Ethicon, Inc. was founded in 1949 as a subsidiary of parent company Johnson & Johnson as a way to offer a larger selection of products, including […]
October 24, 2012

Gynecare Mesh Lawsuit

Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon, Inc. unit developed the line of Gynecare products in order to help treat a variety of Women’s Health medical issues. Unfortunately, several […]
October 23, 2012

Pelvic Mesh Erosion

Pelvic mesh erosion was recently named the number one most frequently occurring and reported complication of vaginal mesh surgery by the US Food and Drug Administration. […]
October 22, 2012

FDA Mesh Recall List

The FDA has declared surgical mesh used in the treatment for pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence as an area of ongoing concern. In July […]
October 21, 2012

Vaginal Mesh Law Suit

Following child birth, surgery, or as a woman ages, sometimes the muscles and tissues in the pelvic region will lose elasticity and become weakened. As this […]