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Forced Accountability: AMS Endo Settles More than 350 #CleanUpYourMesh Cases

Forced Accountability: AMS Endo Settles More than 350 #CleanUpYourMesh Cases

April 20, 2015

Endo International’s ($ENDP) American Medical Systems (AMS) subsidiary is settling more than 350 suits over allegedly defective vaginal mesh implants, a turning point as the company shifts away from medical devices and casts its eye toward diversification to generate growth.  Endo in October said it would add $400 million to its $1.2 billion liability reserve to resolve “substantially all” suits related to vaginal mesh implants sold by AMS. The company will fund the payments through 2017, settling more than 10,000 suits for an average of $48,000 apiece.  Fierce Medical Devices

Injured patients a business put you in this mesh and it will take one to get you out. 

As stated here before many injured mesh victims will require multiple surgeries and already victimized by the company, do not allow yourself to possibly be victimized a second time by attorneys who are looking to settle these cases without fighting for your needs.  As an injured patient you must think of yourself as the CEO of your injury-a business got you into this mesh and one will get you out, those unwilling to fight for their needs will be given what the company & attorney agree upon-remember you have a say in this and fight it with fact based evidence and not just emotion.

And keeping up with that fight:

*Revised* Anatomy of an AMS Settlement – 692 Pelvic Mesh Injury Claims to be Resolved? – Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk – Mesh Medical Device Newsdesk

 

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