Hernia Surgery Complications
Hernia surgery complications have been reported to the FDA associated with recalled mesh products. Pain, infection, recurrence, adhesion, obstruction, and perforation are the most common complications associated with recalled mesh. In the FDA’s analysis of medical adverse event reports to the FDA, recalled mesh products were the main cause of bowel perforation and obstruction complications.
Contact Us if you are unsure about the specific mesh manufacturer and brand used in your surgery and have questions about your hernia mesh removal or revision surgery, Check the FDA recall notices here for more information if you have recalled mesh. For more information on the recalled products, please visit the FDA Medical Device Recall website. Please visit the Medical & Radiation Emitting Device Database to search a specific type of surgical mesh.