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New analysis shows that the cost of follow-ups for women who have undergone mesh surgery in England is estimated to be £119,164,200. more

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The pelvic mesh scandal isn’t going away with many women reporting severe adverse effects of the product. Reece Armstrong has been following events and outlines where we are now more

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Women with transvaginal mesh implants have been exposed to harm because of failings in regulation, experts have said. more

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Later this year, the health watchdog NICE will recommend that vaginal mesh operations are banned from treating organ prolapse, the BBC has discovered. more

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The government has rejected calls to ban vaginal mesh implants after MPs debated its use to treat women affected by pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence following childbirth. more

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NHS figures obtained by The Guardian have revealed that thousands of women have undergone surgery to have vaginal mesh implants removed. more

Devices

A report has been released by the NHS on the use of vaginal mesh implants in women following controversy surrounding the devices. Campaign group disappointed at the lack of action by NHS. more

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