Posts Tagged ‘ scarring ’

New Hope for Mesh Patients

Feb 19th, 2013 | By
Dr. David Spellberg, urologist

By David Spellberg, MD As a Urologist, I have read about horrible complications such as bleeding, abdominal pain, perforated organs, and sexual dysfunction associated with certain types of mesh products and some of the terrible suffering of mesh patients. The Food and Drug Administration issued two warnings, one in October of 2008 and another in
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Will the FDA Grant J&J’s Request to Stop the Studies?

Jun 9th, 2012 | By
TVT Secur

A few folks have asked whether or not the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Ethicon’s request to place a hold on a three-year study on the complications with transvaginal mesh? The short answer is, not yet. No doubt Ethicon, a division of Johnson & Johnson (J&J), was not looking forward to spending in
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