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Dr. Shirin Towfigh – Hernia Mesh and Why We Remove It

Dr. Shirin Towfigh Mesh News Desk is preparing a series of stories on hernia mesh as litigation begins to focus on this polypropylene medical device. It is the same material that has been made into pelvic mesh and caused hundreds of thousands of complications worldwide. Complications are similar [...]

By |2019-01-16T14:44:47-05:00January 3rd, 2019|News|111 Comments

Jack Wilkerson Seeks Hernia Surgery in Seoul, S. Korea

Jack Wilkerson, hernia mesh patient Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 5, 2017~ MND loves to hear true tales of healing from readers. Thank you. Jack Wilkerson writes:  I noticed from your website the you are seeking reports relating hernia mesh or no mesh surgery. I had “No [...]

By |2018-06-11T13:26:13-04:00July 5th, 2017|Your Turn|4 Comments

Hernia from Hell Treated with Biologic Mesh

Story in Sarasota Herald-Tribune February 6, 2012 ~ James Fico had a problem. The Sarasota Herald-Tribune (here) reports on the North Port man’s basketball-size hernia that protruded from his belly for more than five years. (Caution- the photos in this article are not for the weak of heart). [...]

By |2012-02-07T12:52:40-05:00February 7th, 2012|Hernia Mesh Injuries, Media Reports|23 Comments