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More than 800 Physiomesh incidents filed with FDA report pain, suffering

September 6, 2017 - Since Physiomesh was first approved by the FDA in 2010, medical professionals have reported 839 adverse events, including injuries and at least nine deaths, naming the mesh device as the... Read More


Lawsuits mount against Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon over hernia mesh

April 13, 2017 - Physiomesh is used to repair hernias, or areas of weak muscle, in the abdomen. The mesh is attached to the abdominal wall to reinforce the wall and prevent the hernia from re-opening. Read More


Ethicon’s Physiomesh used in hernia repair linked to complications, higher incidence of surgical recurrence

December 9, 2016 - Intended for hernia repair, Physiomesh is a flexible polypropylene mesh designed to reinforce the abdominal wall, preventing future hernias from occurring. Read More


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