Physiomesh hernia implants may cause pain, infection and other serious injuries
PHYSIOMESH™ Composite Mesh voluntarily recalled
On May 25th, 2016 Ethicon sent an urgent field safety notice to hospitals announcing a voluntary recall for ETHICON PHYSIOMESH™ Flexible Composite Mesh.
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Ethicon Hernia Mesh Suit Filed in Southern Illinois
On April 1st, 2016, Matthew Huff filed a lawsuit in Illinois against Ethicon, alleging that the serious side affects he suffered after his 2013 hernia surgery were due to Ethicon Physiomesh. Mr. Huff experienced severe abdominal pain and was hospitalized with an infection in and around the mesh, which continues to cause serious side effects.
READ MORE: Original Complaint
Johnson & Johnson's Ethicon sued over physiomesh product
A Florida woman has filed a lawsuit against Ethicon, a branch of Johnson & Johnson, regarding the company's Physiomesh product. After follow-up surgeries, parts of the mesh remain embedded in her abdomen, causing continuing problems.
READ MORE: Florida Record
Physiomesh Lawsuits Move Forward
Many hernia mesh lawsuits have been filed in U.S. Courts on behalf of patients who have suffered injuries from Ethicon Physiomesh products after Ethicon issued a voluntary world-wide recall.
READ MORE: PR News Wire