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A horror story of complications: Woman in agony after transvaginal mesh inserted

There are 8 comments on the The Winnipeg Free Press story from Jan 28, 2013, titled A horror story of complications: Woman in agony after transvaginal mesh inserted. In it, The Winnipeg Free Press reports that:

Christine Asprey is hoping to go to Los Angeles to have the mesh removed. Friends are holding a fundraiser for her in March.

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Rhonda Cohen

Winnipeg, Canada

#2 Jan 29, 2013
good morning i just read this article regarding the mesh implant and am myself going through some complications i think could be from the same procedure. 4 years ago this February i had this same surgery and since then experience sharp leg pain all the way down to my ankles, i can't walk or move my legs when this occurs, i also have been experiencing really bad stomach and lower abdominal pain that is extremely painful, hunched over pain. I have had to quit my job as of last may because i can't sit or stand for very long at a time, i don't drive any more because if i get a pain in my legs i am afraid of hurting someone or myself because i can't apply the breaks. life as i know it has changed 100 percent i'm not able to be independant anymore and its really hard to depend on others all the time. not really sure what to do or where to turn. thanks for taking an interest in this Rhonda oh one more thing i should add is that i go to the washroom more often than ever after this surgery
JoFee

Winnipeg, Canada

#3 Jan 29, 2013
You should get a hold of Paul Miller, Asprey's lawyer, and see if others are as affected as you two.
karylle

Paradise Valley, AZ

#5 Feb 22, 2013
It's best that you talk to your surgeon and see what he or she can do to resolve this. If in any case that your pain may have been caused by the implant, consult legal advisors, who I think may also be contacted online, on how to put up a legal claim. I also came across some articles on the net that could give you more info on this. Try checking bladderslingrecall.us
Karen Williams

Phoenix, AZ

#7 Nov 10, 2014
My thoughts and prayers go out to Christine and all the other women who are suffering incredible pain because of transvaginal mesh. I read somewhere that most of the women affected by vaginal mesh complications filed legal action against the manufacturer of vaginal mesh. You may visit this site to gather more information and hopefully they could help you http://www.meshlawsuithub.com .
Eric

Winnipeg, Canada

#8 Nov 10, 2014
Pix or it didn't happen.
You should have treated you vag better.
Babies come from there.
Real Eric

Winnipeg, Canada

#9 Nov 10, 2014
#8 written by Sanjay
Eric Cockmaster

Winnipeg, Canada

#10 Nov 10, 2014
I think it's ironic that doctors would put a mess netting in a place accused of being fishy.
Eric

Winnipeg, Canada

#11 Nov 11, 2014
#10 written by Sanjay. Most people would have more sense than to make jokes about this topic, but not Sanjay.

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