If you or a loved one had ventral or abdominal hernia repair surgery that involved the use of Ethicon Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh and suffered injuries or complications, including recurrence of the hernia and/or hernia revision surgery to remove or replace the Physiomesh, you may be entitled to recover compensation from a Physiomesh lawsuit or settlement. Contact a lawyer to request a free Physiomesh case review.
A team of class action attorneys and personal injury lawyers has launched an investigation into Ethicon Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh, a type of hernia repair mesh or surgical mesh or netting made of polypropylene (plastic) filaments woven into a fabric and used in the surgical repair of ventral or abdominal hernias.
Physiomesh hernia mesh lawsuit and settlement cases potentially being investigated include claims of patients who had surgery to repair a hernia in which Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh was used and who suffered complications, symptoms, side effects and injuries, including:
- Recurrence of hernia
- Hernia came back
- Surgery to remove or replace Physiomesh
- Required hernia revision surgery
- Chronic abdominal pain
- Migration, rejection or erosion of mesh
- Internal scar tissue
- Deformation or rupture of mesh
- Herniation through the mesh
- Nerve or tissue damage
- Punctured, perforated or damaged organs
- Intestinal blockage
- Adhesion or scar-tissue fusing together
- Fistula formation
- Inflammation, swelling or redness
- Seromas (build-up of fluid)
- Other side effects and injuries
Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh is manufactured by Ethicon, a division of Johnson & Johnson (“J&J”).
Federal Physiomesh lawsuits have been consolidated into a multidistrict litigation (MDL) for pre-trial proceedings, styled In Re Ethicon Physiomesh Flexible Composite Hernia Mesh Products Liability Litigation, Case No. 1:17-md-2782, MDL No. 2782, U.S. District Court, Northern District Georgia.
If you or someone you love had ventral or abdominal hernia repair surgery that involved the use of Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh and suffered injuries or complications, including hernia recurrence or hernia revision surgery to repair or replace the Physiomesh, you may be entitled to recover money from a Physiomesh lawsuit. Contact a lawyer to request a free Physiomesh case review.*
*If you or a loved one are experiencing health issues, side effects or complications in connection with Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh, we urge you to promptly consult with your doctor or physician for an evaluation.
**The listing of a company or product (e.g., Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh, Ethicon or Johnson & Johnson, etc.) is not meant to state or imply that the company acted illegally or improperly or that the product is unsafe or defective; rather only that an investigation may be, is or was being conducted to determine whether legal rights have been violated.
***The use of any trademarks, tradenames or service marks is solely for product identification and/or informational purposes.
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