Invokana gangrene lawsuit filed by Jones Ward

One of the nation’s first diabetes drug lawsuits involving Fournier’s gangrene has been filed in federal court by the pharmaceutical litigation team at Jones Ward PLC. Fournier’s gangrene is a rare disease that affects the genitals and perineum. It is also known as necrotizing fasciitis, and is a type of infection of the genitals or… Read More

Did your hysterectomy cause your cancer?

Did your hysterectomy cause your cancer?

It has been estimated that approximately 500,000 women will have a hysterectomy every year in this country due to one issue or another. Morcellators were commonly used in hysterectomies and myomectomies (fibroid removal), which are both treatments for uterine fibroids.  Morcellators grew quickly in popularity with as many as 75,000 procedures performed using this device… Read More

FDA Treatment of Power Morcellators

FDA Treatment of Power Morcellators

According to the FDA, power morcellators are used in 60,000 procedures annually.  Also according to the FDA, the use of a power morcellator during surgery carries a significant number of risks and complications – complications which actually led to a full recall in July, 2014 and numerous lawsuits with significant financial reward. In July 2014,… Read More