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Hernia Mesh Complications – Is the FDA Watching? Part I

Removed hernia mesh plug, Dr. Kevin Peterson November 28, 2012 ~ The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been updating pages on mesh used for hernia repair. Unlike transvaginal mesh, also made of plastic polypropylene, there is no Health Notification or Safety Warning on hernia mesh. That [...]

By |2012-11-28T21:20:02-04:00November 28th, 2012|Hernia Mesh Injuries, Medical News|100 Comments

When Marlex Mesh Erosion Appears as Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Marlex Mesh Erosion, J of the American Board of Family Medicine July 20, 2012 ~ In this published report in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine,  Jan-Feb 2012, doctors from Dewitt Amy Hospital, Fort Belvoir, VA, determined irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) can be caused by [...]

By |2012-07-20T18:17:16-04:00July 20th, 2012|Medical News|3 Comments