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Study finds mixed results for use of mesh for hernia repair

Among patients undergoing incisional hernia repair, the use of mesh to reinforce the repair was associated with a lower risk of hernia recurrence over 5 years compared with when mesh was not used, alt...

Complications arise from mesh used in pelvic surgeries

A synthetic mesh commonly used to treat a form of urinary incontinence as well as the weakening of the female pelvis's walls can lead to complications that increase in frequency with the amount of mes...

Biodegradable Mesh May Help Prevent Fistula After Pancreatic Surgery

In patients undergoing distal pancreatectomy, wrapping the cut surface of the pancreas with a biodegradable mesh reduced the rate of clinically relevant pancreatic fistula, a small multicenter randomi...

Mesh vs. Suture Closure of Incisional Hernias

Recurrences are less common, but long-term complications are more common, with mesh repair.

Mesh Benefits Partly Offset by Complications at 5 Years

New data on the use of mesh in patients undergoing hernia repair prompt nuanced discussion about the benefit and risk calculation, with emphasis on the need for long-term postsurgical follow-up. Med...

Vaginal Estrogen for Mesh Complication After Prolapse Repair

Could the preoperative application of vaginal estrogen help prevent postoperative mesh exposure? Menopause

TKI cessation for CML patients with deep molecular response: an update from the EURO-SKI trial

Dr Mahon presents data at ASH 2016 with an update from the EURO-SKI trial of TKI cessation for myeloid leukaemia patients. This update follows results presented at EHA 2016, which ecancer covered her...

Johnson & Johnson now being sued by 3 states over vaginal mesh implants

Kentucky has filed a lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson’s medical device unit, Ethicon, alleging it concealed and purposely misrepresented the risks involved in its surgical transvaginal mesh pr...

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Randomized clinical trial comparing self-gripping mesh with a standard polypropylene mesh for open inguinal hernia repair.

The introduction of mesh for open inguinal hernia repair has reduced the rate of recurrence, allowing research to focus on prevention of postoperative pain. In an effort to reduce chronic pain, a semi...

Long-term Results of a Randomized Double-blinded Prospective Trial of a Lightweight (Ultrapro) vs a Heavyweight Mesh (Prolene) in Laparoscopic Total Extraperitoneal Inguinal Hernia Repair (TULP-trial).

The aim of the randomized clinical trial was to compare the 2 years of clinical outcomes of a lightweight (Ultrapro) vs a heavyweight (Prolene) mesh for laparoscopic total extraperitoneal (TEP) inguin...

Pelvic Prolapse Repair in the Era of Mesh.

Pelvic organ prolapse repair with mesh remains the gold standard for advanced prolapse. There are several surgical approaches available to the pelvic reconstructive surgeon. Prolapse repair can be per...

The Role of Chronic Mesh Infection in Delayed-Onset Vaginal Mesh Complications or Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections: Results From Explanted Mesh Cultures.

Vaginal mesh complications necessitating excision are increasingly prevalent. We aim to study whether subclinical chronically infected mesh contributes to the development of delayed-onset mesh complic...

Graft and Mesh Use in Transvaginal Prolapse Repair: A Systematic Review.

To update clinical practice guidelines on graft and mesh use in transvaginal pelvic organ prolapse repair based on systematic review.

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