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Pennsylvania Woman Suffers Bowel Injury from Proceed Surgical Mesh

On August 17, 2017, a Pennsylvania woman filed an Ethicon Proceed mesh lawsuit in the Western District of Pennsylvania. She claims that after being implanted with the mesh product, she suffered serious injuries. Plaintiff Implanted with Proceed Mesh; Suffers Bowel Adhesion According […]

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Family of Deceased Pennsylvania Man File New Heater-Cooler Lawsuit

The wife and son of a deceased Pennsylvania man recently filed a new Stockert heater-cooler lawsuit against device manufacturers Sorin Group Deutschland and Sorin Group USA, Inc., and health care providers Christiana Care Health Services, Inc. and Christiana Hospital. The […]

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Arkansas Woman Suffers Severe Adverse Reaction from Physiomesh

On July 31, 2017, an Arkansas woman filed a Physiomesh lawsuit against manufacturers Ethicon and parent company Johnson & Johnson (J&J). The case was filed in the Eastern District of Arkansas, but transferred to the Northern District of Georgia where […]

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Florida Woman Blames Stockert 3T Heater-Cooler for Husband’s Death

On July 21, 2017, a Florida woman filed a new heater-cooler lawsuit against Sorin Group USA, Inc., Sorin Group Deutschland GbhH, and LivaNova PLC. She claims that her husband was infected by dangerous bacteria during an open-heart surgery, and subsequently […]

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Pennsylvania Man Claims Cook Gunther Tulip IVC Filter Defectively Designed

On July 21, 2017, a Pennsylvania man filed a new IVC filter lawsuit against Cook Medical. He claims that after being implanted with the device, he suffered serious injuries. His case joins thousands of other federally filed cases currently consolidated […]

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Pennsylvania Man Files New Bard G2 IVC Filter Lawsuit

A Pennsylvania man recently filed a new IVC filter lawsuit against manufacturer C.R. Bard. According to a report in the Daily Hornet, the case was filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, which is the location […]

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Philadelphia Mesh Verdicts Favoring Plaintiffs

In April 2017, a Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas jury awarded $20 million to a woman from Burlington County, New Jersey. The woman brought a lawsuit against Ethicon and parent company Johnson & Johnson (J&J), claiming that its transvaginal mesh […]

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Pennsylvania Man Brings New Claims for Stryker LFIT V40

A Stryker LFIT V40 femoral head lawsuit was filed in the Western District of Pennsylvania and transferred to the District of Massachusetts, where all federally filed Stryker LFIT lawsuits have been coordinated. Plaintiffs are residents of Pennsylvania and filed the […]

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Pittsburgh Hospitals on the Alert for Potential Heater-Cooler Infections

Pittsburgh scientific researcher Jack Rihs, recently released the results of a new study showing that contaminated Stockert 3T heater-cooler units may have put more patients at risk during open-chest surgeries than was previously believed. Rihs is the head of laboratory […]