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MAUDE Adverse Event Report: ETHICON INC. PVP MEDIUM 6.4CM X 6.4CM MESH, SURGICAL, POLYMERIC

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ETHICON INC. PVP MEDIUM 6.4CM X 6.4CM MESH, SURGICAL, POLYMERIC Back to Search Results
Model Number PVPM
Device Problem Adverse Event Without Identified Device or Use Problem (2993)
Patient Problems Diarrhea (1811); Inflammation (1932); Nausea (1970); Pain (1994); Chills (2191); Hernia (2240); Weight Changes (2607); Decreased Appetite (4569)
Event Type  Injury  
Manufacturer Narrative
To date, the device has not been returned. If the product is returned for evaluation, any further information derived from the evaluation will be submitted in a supplemental 3500a form.
 
Event Description
It was reported by an attorney that the patient underwent recurrent hernia repair surgery on (b)(6) 2011 and mesh was implanted during which the surgeon noted the hernia had recurred and was now more consistent with a large ventral hernia and the mesh had become very attenuated. He resected a portion of the mesh. It was reported that the patient experienced severe pain, nausea, diarrhea, chills, inflammation, loss of appetite and extreme weight loss. The patient had a previous mesh implanted on (b)(6)2010 which is captured in separate file. No additional information was provided.
 
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Brand NamePVP MEDIUM 6.4CM X 6.4CM
Type of DeviceMESH, SURGICAL, POLYMERIC
Manufacturer (Section D)
ETHICON INC.
1000 route 202
raritan NJ 08869
MDR Report Key12662387
MDR Text Key283672202
Report Number2210968-2021-09981
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code FTL
Combination Product (y/n)N
PMA/PMN Number
K061533
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source Manufacturer
Source Type other
Type of Report Initial
Report Date 10/19/2021
1 Device was Involved in the Event
0 Patients were Involved in the Event:
Date FDA Received10/19/2021
Is this an Adverse Event Report? Yes
Is this a Product Problem Report? No
Device Operator
Device Model NumberPVPM
Device Catalogue NumberPVPM
Was Device Available for Evaluation? No
Was the Report Sent to FDA?
Event Location No Information
Date Manufacturer Received10/14/2021
Is This a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No

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