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What Happened to the FDA Request for Transvaginal Mesh Studies?

September 19, 2012 ~ Last January, after a five-fold increase in complications was noted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) concerning synthetic mesh used in women to treat pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI), the FDA ordered mesh makers to find out why. At the [...]

By |2017-04-20T12:55:49-04:00September 19th, 2012|FDA News|5 Comments

Mesh Makers Who Received FDA Letter Requiring Postmarket Surveillance

JANUARY 9, 2012 ~ The following is a list of the companies who received the letters from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) January 3, 2012, requesting three years of followup studies on the complications associated with synthetic surgical mesh used for pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary [...]

By |2012-01-09T23:10:42-05:00January 9th, 2012|FDA News|12 Comments