What Are Symptoms of Problems with Hernia Mesh?

Q:
What are symptoms of problems with hernia mesh?

A:
Surgical mesh is used to repair and provide support to the weakened or damaged area, and is typically made from metal.

Problems associated with surgical mesh include:

  • adverse reactions to the mesh
  • perforations of neighboring tissues or organs
  • intestinal loops adhering to the mesh and injury to surrounding organs, nerves or blood vessels.

Most problems from hernia surgery using surgical mesh are associated with mesh products that have been recalled and are no longer in use.

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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