The symptoms of pelvic mesh complications can be severe, and it is important to seek proper medical help if you feel anything is not right. In terms of legal advice for a claim for compensation, that is where we may be able to assist you.
Here is some advice about complications and when you could be eligible to make a claim. You can speak to our team for free, no-obligation advice and we may be able to take a case forward for you on a No Win, No Fee basis today.
Make sure to speak to our team for help as soon as you can to avoid missing any deadline to claim.
Common symptoms of pelvic mesh complications
First things first, we are specialist lawyers representing clients for compensation cases, and we are not medical professionals. You should always seek proper medical advice from a doctor or an appropriate healthcare professional if you feel that you need to.
What we can tell you is what we know about the symptoms of pelvic mesh complications based on our representation for clients. Symptoms to watch out for can include pain and discomfort, and this may feel like a burning sensation or a stabbing sensation. Some have described it as like needles or like an intense heat. Some may have obvious signs of infection and bleeding or discharge as well, and infections can make you feel generally unwell. Sometimes, it may be pain during sexual intercourse that is a red flag for problems.
These could indicate that something is wrong with the vaginal mesh device that you have. It could be that the nearby tissue has been damaged or that the mesh has moved. If anything feels wrong or unusual, seek medical advice as a matter of urgency. That is the most important thing you can always do.
What can you do?
Once you have sought proper medical advice about any symptoms of pelvic mesh complications, you may want to explore your legal options. If it transpires that you have been the victim of negligence, you could be owed compensation for any pain, suffering and loss that is caused by complications that arise.
It may be that you were not adequately advised about the risks of the procedure. It may be that the surgeon who performed the surgery did not do so correctly or should not have carried out the procedure. The mesh itself could be defective or unsuitable to meet your needs.
We are happy to assess any potential claim for compensation for you on a completely free and no-obligation basis. If you have suffered any issues, do not hesitate to get in touch and we can see if we can help you.
No Win, No Fee representation
If we believe that you have a valid claim for personal injury compensation for any symptoms of pelvic mesh complications that you suffer with, we may be able to offer No Win, No Fee representation for a legal case.
In short, this can mean that we are prepared to take a case forward for you on the basis that we can write off our legal fees if the claim does not succeed, subject to the terms and conditions of the agreement in place.
IMPORTANT: advice on this page is intended to be up-to-date for the 'first published date'.