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2014-09-11 23:04:03

Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys announces they are now reviewing class action lawsuits for women who were diagnosed with uterine or endometrial cancer after having a laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy to remove fibroids using a power morcellator device. U.S.A. (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Power morcellator devices used during a laparoscopic or robotic hysterectomy have been reported to allegedly increase the risk of spreading undetected uterine cancer cells throughout the abdominopelvic...

2014-08-22 23:04:32

The lawyers at Gordon & Doner are assisting patients who have undergone power morcellation review their situation to determine their legal rights. Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Robert Gordon, partner at South Florida law firm Gordon & Doner, is expressing his concern over the thousands of women who were exposed to the alleged cancer risks linked to power morcellation following Johnson & Johnson's decision to voluntarily withdraw their surgical devices from the...

2014-08-21 23:04:09

National pharmaceutical and medical device law firm provides confidential case review to persons who were diagnosed with cancer following morcellator surgery. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The Onder Law Firm, nationally-renowned for its superior work in family and product liability law, announces the launch of a new Morcellator Cancer Lawsuit Center website. The website provides comprehensive information on morcellator surgery lawsuits for cancer claims, including detailed...

2014-07-31 23:06:58

Zoll, Kranz & Borgess, LLC, (ZKB), an experienced pharmaceutical and medical device litigation firm, is currently investigating claims of individuals who were diagnosed with cancer after a hysterectomy or myomectomy (removal of uterine fibroids) using a power morcellator device. Toledo, Ohio (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 In a front-page story, the Wall Street Journal (7/30) reports that the pharmaceutical giant, Johnson & Johnson, is withdrawing its laparoscopic power morcellator due to...

2014-07-29 23:08:58

Gynecologic surgeons at La Peer Health Systems respond to the recent news that a watermelon-sized fibroid was surgically removed from a woman in India. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 According to an article in the Daily Mail, the world’s largest uterine fibroid was recently removed from a 52 year old woman in India. The surgery took over 3 hours. The woman, identified only as Latha, reportedly had no idea that she had such a large tumor growing inside her. She had been...

2014-07-10 23:00:42

Federal regulators have warned that power morcellators should not be used during minimally invasive gynecological procedures, such as hysterectomy or myomectomy, due to the potential for these tools to spread deadly, “occult” cancer. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of victims injured by defective medical devices, reports that a couple has brought a lawsuit over allegations that the woman’s...

2014-06-04 23:15:45

Alonso Krangle LLP Notes That Johnson & Johnson Did Not Heed a 2006 Warning That Power Morcellators Could Spread Uterine Cancer During Surgery. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Alonso Krangle LLP has learned that Johnson & Johnson was warned by a pathologist in 2006 that its power morcellators presented a risk of spreading cancer when used during surgery to remove a woman’s uterus or uterine fibroids. Dr. Robert Lamparter’s warning was similar to a safety advisory issued in...

2014-06-04 08:32:09

LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: U.S. Market for Gynecological Deviceshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/u_s_market_gynecological_devices.html In 2012, the U.S. market for gynecological devices was valued at $1.11 billion.This report covers assisted reproduction, global endometrial ablation, uterine fibroid embolization, hysteroscopes, colposcopes, female sterilization, female...

2014-06-03 12:39:11

LIVERMORE, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halt Medical, Inc., today announced that Aetna US Healthcare and Coventry Health Care have published updates to their Fibroid Treatment Clinical Policy and are now providing benefits for Halt Medical's Acessa(TM) Procedure as a treatment option for women with symptomatic uterine fibroids. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131202/LA26268LOGO Aetna US Healthcare is the third largest national commercial insurer in the United States...

2014-05-29 23:17:31

Many women suffer from long menstrual cycles, extremely heavy bleeding, and severe pain because of uterine fibroids. When Debbie Carter-Dye realized that her fibroids were affecting her quality of life, she began the search for a solution and found it at North Fulton Hospital in Roswell. Roswell, Georgia (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Each year, hundreds of thousands of women seek treatment for fibroids. North Fulton Hospital’s Interventional Radiologists now offer relief for patients in the...


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