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MAUDE Adverse Event Report: W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC. GORE® DUALMESH® PLUS BIOMATERIAL MESH, SURGICAL, POLYMERIC

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Device Problem Insufficient Information (3190)
Patient Problem Unspecified Infection (1930)
Event Date 03/19/2015
Event Type  Injury  
Event Description
It was reported to gore that the patient underwent laparoscopic ventral hernia repair on (b)(6) 2015, whereby a gore® dualmesh® plus biomaterial was implanted. The complaint alleges that on (b)(6) 2015, an additional procedure occurred whereby the gore device was explanted. It was reported the patient alleges the following injuries: abdominal pain, hernia recurrence, mesh infection, and the need for additional surgical intervention. Additional event specific information was not provided.
 
Manufacturer Narrative
Product identification records for the alleged gore device were not provided. Therefore, a review of the manufacturing records could not be performed. The plus antimicrobial product coating contains silver carbonate [approximately 800 micrograms per cubic centimeter of product (¿g/cm3)], and chlorhexidine diacetate [approximately 1600 micrograms per cubic centimeter of product (g/cm3)]. It should be noted that the gore® dualmesh® plus biomaterial instructions for use addresses the following adverse reactions among others: ¿possible adverse reactions with the use of any tissue deficiency prosthesis may include, but are not limited to, contamination, infection, inflammation, adhesion, fistula formation, seroma formation, hematoma, and recurrence. " the gore® dualmesh® plus biomaterial instructions for use also states: ¿strict aseptic techniques should be followed. If an infection develops, it should be treated aggressively. An unresolved infection may require removal of the material. ".
 
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Brand NameGORE® DUALMESH® PLUS BIOMATERIAL
Type of DeviceMESH, SURGICAL, POLYMERIC
Manufacturer (Section D)
W. L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC.
1505 n. fourth street
flagstaff AZ 86004
Manufacturer (Section G)
MPD APC B/P
p.o. box 1408
elkton MD 21922 1408
Manufacturer Contact
jorja nackard
1505 n. fourth street
flagstaff, AZ 86004
9285263030
MDR Report Key14431284
MDR Text Key291971880
Report Number3003910212-2022-01352
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code FTL
Combination Product (y/n)Y
Reporter Country CodeUS
PMA/PMN Number
K063435
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source Manufacturer
Source Type Other
Reporter Occupation Non-Healthcare Professional
Type of Report Initial,Followup
Report Date 07/29/2022
1 Device was Involved in the Event
1 Patient was Involved in the Event
Date FDA Received05/18/2022
Is this an Adverse Event Report? Yes
Is this a Product Problem Report? No
Device Operator
Was Device Available for Evaluation? No
Date Manufacturer Received07/28/2022
Was Device Evaluated by Manufacturer? Device Not Returned to Manufacturer
Is the Device Single Use? Yes
Is This a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No
Type of Device Usage

Patient Treatment Data
Date Received: 05/18/2022 Patient Sequence Number: 1
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