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C.R. Bard Settles Second Transvaginal Mesh Case for Undisclosed Amount

Woman, Courtesy Wiki Commons, Victor Nicolas The plaintiff’s name is Melanie Vigil and she claimed C.R. Bard's Avaulta Mesh Suburethral Plus sling, a mesh made of polypropylene, eroded in her body causing internal injuries that led to multiple surgeries. The sling is placed in a  woman's pelvic region Read more

By | 2013-09-16T23:09:51+00:00 September 16th, 2013|Legal News|20 Comments

Jury Awards $2 Million to Donna Cisson in First Federal Transvaginal Case Against C.R. Bard

Scales of Justice, WikiCommons Breaking News ~ 5: 31 pm The jury just awarded Donna and Dan Cisson $1,750,000 in punitive awards in their product liability lawsuit against C.R. Bard & Co.  The punitive phase was entered into after the compensatory award of $250,000 was announced late this Read more

By | 2013-08-15T16:19:50+00:00 August 15th, 2013|Legal News|30 Comments

Welcome to MDND

June 1, 2013 ~ Welcome.  I’m Jane Akre, the Editor of MDND. We are now entering our second year of publishing and unfortunately the mesh-injured community is only growing.  At last count there were nearly 22,000 cases consolidated in one federal court in West Virginia and that does not take Read more

By | 2013-05-30T11:45:59+00:00 May 30th, 2013|Welcome|1 Comment

Boston Scientific Under Investigation for Transvaginal Mesh Sales

Boston Scientific web page November 8, 2012 ~  A required report by Boston Scientific reveals a number of states plan to initiate an investigation about how Boston Scientific sells mesh. The information is contained in the company's quarterly regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, (here), issued November Read more

By | 2012-11-08T16:23:52+00:00 November 8th, 2012|Legal News|1 Comment

Recalled Bard Avaulta Mesh Sold on EBay

September 10, 2012 ~ You can buy almost anything on eBay, right? Even transvaginal mesh that has been taken off the market? DrugWatch (here) reports that the Bard Avaulta polypropylene mesh has shown up on an eBay auction including a Plus Posterior mesh. You could buy it for $50 and Read more

By | 2012-09-10T23:34:42+00:00 September 10th, 2012|Media Reports|0 Comments

Mesh Lawsuit Victor, Christine Scott Establishes 'Mesh Gone Wrong' Website

She is the first woman to have successfully sued a surgical mesh manufacturer. Last month, Christine Scott, 53, and her husband were awarded $5.5 million by a Bakersfield, California jury for the injuries she suffered after being implanted with a synthetic vaginal mesh. The manufacturer, C.R. Bard announced immediately it Read more

By | 2012-08-30T22:46:57+00:00 August 30th, 2012|Featured|3 Comments