Arlington, WA asked in Personal Injury and Products Liability for Washington

Q: Can I recover damages for a transvaginal mesh implant from 2002 that did not become a problem until recently?

I have become steadily more allergic to everything related to polymers and all fruits and vegetables that are in the Latex family. I am currently being treated by UW clinics

1 Lawyer Answer
Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
  • Products Liability Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA

A: It is difficult to show that allergies are caused by the mesh and not to a change in your immune/autoimmune system. Assuming it can be shown, there are other issues. I suggest you contact a member of the State of Washington Assn for Justice who handles "medical products."

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