Ethicon’s Surgical Stapler Recall: What are the Risks?

Can a Hernia Mesh Move?

A hernia mesh move after implantation, more accurately known as mesh migration, is a serious risk associated with hernia repair surgery. Approximately 1,000,000 hernia repairs are performed every… Read More


Can Breast Implants Cause Lupus?

Many women may consider breast augmentation for simply cosmetic reasons, or as part of recovery after a mastectomy. The National Center for Health Research reports that breast augmentation… Read More


What Is Pelvic Mesh Erosion?

Pelvic mesh erosion is one of the most serious problems associated with surgical mesh used for pelvic organ prolapse surgery and similar procedures. In 2016, the FDA placed… Read More