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Suffering in Silence No More: Lisa Pashenee Takes Her Vaginal Mesh Protest Public

Jul 5th, 2012 | By
Suffering in Silence No More: Lisa Pashenee Takes Her Vaginal Mesh Protest Public

Lisa Elford-Pashenee was mad as heck and didn’t want to take it anymore. She was tired of unresolved questions about her vaginal mesh complications, about a succession of doctors who denied she had a problem, and about a California HMO that denied her a referral to a doctor who could help remove the mesh. In
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