Mesh Related Complications
Recognised complications associated with the TVT, TVT-Secur, TVT-O and TOT Surgery and from the Mesh Tape
There is serious under-reporting about the side effects and complications associated with TVT, TVT-Secur, TVT-O and TOT medical devices - FACT. Please find following from reliable research and from clear evidence there are numerous complications.
Vaginal tightness from sling not put in right
Mesh Erosion through the urethra, vaginal wall, bowel and bladder - common complication
More information on mesh tape erosion symptoms please click here >>>
Urinary Tract Infections
Du novo urgency and voiding dysfunction
Pain in buttocks and thighs
Swelling in the stomach
Difficult and painful defecation/buttock pain sitting
Allergies reaction to the mesh
Obturator Nerve Damage
Shrinkage of the vagina due to scar tissue caused by mesh removal
Fournier's Gangrene - rare
Injury to lilac vessel's - rare
Perforation of the Bladder - rare
Perforation of the Bowel - rare
Pulmonary Embolism - A very rare complication
Death - very rare but has happened
Still investigating: Yeast infection? Autoimmune diseases caused by the mesh Fibromyalgia, Lupus and Myasthenia Gravis along with Diabetes and toxins.
Psychological affects: Depression, anxiety and low self esteem. Due to mesh problems we can no longer feel comfortable with intimacy from our partners. It has affected our quality of life through having daily pain, depression, discomfort , tiredness, weakness and not being able to do all those things we used to do ie: family outings, holidays, walking and gardening etc to name a few. It has also affected our careers and on some occasion's it has caused some to lose their home since they are no longer able to work.
This list of complications and the effects on our quality of life is taken from reliable and trusted research.
Please visit these webpages on more health issues surrounding mesh tapes www.tvt-messed-up-mesh.org.uk/women-with-unexplained-symptoms.html
Please show you care and sign The Worldwide Petitions - www.tvt-messed-up-mesh.org.uk/petitions.html >>>
For more information on our petition please visit here www.tvt-messed-up-mesh.org.uk/petitions.html >>>
Tweets by @TVTMum
TVT Mum Search Engine
When you use the search box
the first results are google ads external links,
to view links within the TVT Mum website scroll down the page
a bit further and voila everthing you need to know!
When you have finished go back to
the green bar and click x icon to return
the search bar back to normal.
Very niffty tool to use!
Website Design by Lorraine Evans at TVT Messed up Mesh