Boston Scientific Adds New Warnings To Surgical Meshes

The company faces over 36,000 lawsuits surrounding issues with the devices.

Boston Scientific’s surgical meshes used to help treat pelvic disorders will come with new safety warnings, the company recently announced.
Among the new warnings added to pelvic meshes and slings will be “erosion” and “ongoing pain.”
The change stems from the fact that the category faces the most litigation of any of Boston Scientific’s products, the Star Tribune reports. More than 36,000 product liability cases related to the devices had been filed by the beginning of May.
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