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2014-03-12 23:31:05

Another Ethicon Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Contents A Nebraska Woman Was Seriously Injured and Had to Undergo Multiple Corrective Surgeries after she had Ethicon’s Bladder Mesh Implanted to Treat her Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Wright & Schulte’s lawyers have filed another Ethicon Vaginal Mesh lawsuit, against a division of Johnson & Johnson, on behalf of a woman from Nebraska (Case No. 2:13-cv-11766). Court documents for this mesh lawsuit allege that...

2014-03-10 23:01:13

The new IncontinentHelp.com focuses on helping those suffering with urinary incontinence. (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Urinary incontinence is a problem that is more common than most people probably realize. In fact, more than 200-million people worldwide battle some form of incontinence every day. Too often, urinary incontinence problems go unreported for a variety of reasons, such as embarrassment and shame. Now, a new site dedicated to focusing on help and treatment options for those...

2014-03-04 12:25:43

Urology Device Market Set to Reach Over $2.6 Billion by 2022, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the United States market for urological devices will expand to over $2.6 billion by 2022. While some formerly high-growth segments, including vaginal slings, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) treatment devices and prostate cancer treatment devices, declined in 2013, various factors will...

2014-02-27 23:37:01

Home Delivered is pleased to announce that it now carries Stay Dry adult incontinence products and Thera skin care products from McKesson. (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Stay Dry Adult Briefs and Protective Underwear are a great choice for those looking for the right balance of quality and saving. Now people at home can get the same products that are used at long-term care homes and hospitals. Stay Dry incontinence products use super absorbent polymers, allowing them to deal with any level of...

2014-02-26 12:25:27

Competitive Pricing and Brand Loyalty Remain Crucial Drivers of Unit Sales, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the global market for urinary incontinence (UI) devices will grow to nearly $3.7 billion by 2022, supported by the aging population and rising incidence of obesity. A notable trend in this market is the increasing popularity of UI devices that are minimally invasive, offer...

2014-02-26 08:28:02

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI), a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products for the treatment of voiding dysfunctions, today announced that it will participate in the 26th Annual ROTH Conference on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Rob Kill, President and CEO, and Brett Reynolds, Chief Financial Officer, will present at 8:30am PT and meet with investors one on one at the conference at the Ritz...

2014-02-23 23:01:48

A new study says patients with diabetes are more likely to be readmitted to the hospital after bladder cancer surgery. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 According to new research published in the Journal of Urology and reported by Cancer Monthly, diabetic patients do not typically recover as well after urological operations like bladder cancer surgery, and develop more complications, than do non-diabetic patients. The study evaluated the 30-day unplanned readmission rates of 7,795...

2014-02-21 08:25:15

Many women suffer not just physical but also emotional scars after their transvaginal mesh has failed, says the Life Care Solutions Group. SAN DIEGO, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- When a transvaginal mesh device fails after it has been surgically implanted in a patient, devastating consequences can result. According to the FDA, a range of complications have been reported by thousands of women who have experienced mesh failure since the introduction of the medical device into...

2014-02-15 23:01:15

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp is attempting to submit the Diaper Cath to applicable companies in the hopes of a good faith review. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) February 15, 2014 An inventor from Brooklyn, N.Y., has come up with a better alternative to traditional diapers. He developed the Diaper Cath to capture and collect urine inconspicuously. The accessory eliminates potential embarrassment and saves the wearer from having to worry about urine soaking through. This provides added peace of...

2014-02-06 08:27:59

~Positive Coverage Decision Adds 2.2 Million Covered Lives for Up to Two Years of Treatment with Urgent PC MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uroplasty, Inc. (NASDAQ: UPI) a medical device company that develops, manufactures and markets innovative proprietary products for the treatment of voiding dysfunctions, today announced that Independence Blue Cross (IBC) has written a positive coverage policy for Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) delivered via Uroplasty's...


Latest Urinary incontinence Reference Libraries

Cystoscopy
2013-01-18 11:39:08

Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...

Urinary Bladder
2013-01-18 10:29:10

The urinary bladder is a hollow organ that holds the urine, a fluid by-product excreted from the kidneys. Once enough urine is collected within the bladder, pressure initiates the process of urination which expels the urine from the system completely. Formation and Orientation Bladders are a common organ in the Animal Kingdom but are unique in characteristics to each species. Within the human species, there are some differences between female and male bladders. The first difference is...

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  • A stinking tobacco.
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This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.