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

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W.L. GORE & ASSOCIATES GORE DUALMESH BIOMATERIAL MESH, SURGICAL, POLYMERIC Back to Search Results
Model Number 1DLMC04
Device Problems No Apparent Adverse Event (3189); Insufficient Information (3190)
Patient Problems Pain (1994); Vomiting (2144); Peritonitis (2252); Not Applicable (3189)
Event Date 02/25/2008
Event Type  Injury  
Manufacturer Narrative

(b)(4)". (b)(6). It should be noted that the gore dualmesh® biomaterial instructions for use includes warnings and addresses the following adverse reactions among others: ¿strict aseptic techniques should be followed. If an infection develops, it should be treated aggressively. An unresolved infection may require removal of the material. ¿ ¿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. ¿.

 
Event Description

It was reported to gore that the patient underwent laparoscopic incisional hernia repair on (b)(6) 2008 whereby a gore dualmesh® biomaterial was implanted. The complaint alleges that on (b)(6) 2008, an additional procedure was performed whereby explant of the gore device was performed. It was reported the patient alleges the following injuries: abdominal pain, vomiting, peritonitis, fever, adhesions, infected mesh, mesh removal, wound vac placement with home care required, and loss of consortium. Additional event specific information was not provided.

 
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Brand NameGORE DUALMESH BIOMATERIAL
Type of DeviceMESH, SURGICAL, POLYMERIC
Manufacturer (Section D)
W.L. GORE & ASSOCIATES
flagstaff AZ
Manufacturer (Section G)
MPD APC B/P
p.o. box 1408
elkton MD 21922 1408
Manufacturer Contact
kathy titus
1500 n. 4th street
flagstaff, AZ 
9285263030
MDR Report Key7838254
MDR Text Key118935455
Report Number3003910212-2018-00077
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code FTL
Combination Product (Y/N)N
Reporter Country CodeUS
PMA/PMN NumberK992189
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source Manufacturer
Reporter Occupation
Type of Report Initial,Followup,Followup,Followup,Followup
Report Date 10/15/2020
1 Device Was Involved in the Event
1 Patient Was Involved in the Event
Date FDA Received08/31/2018
Is This An Adverse Event Report? Yes
Is This A Product Problem Report? No
Device Operator HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
Device EXPIRATION Date08/21/2012
Device MODEL Number1DLMC04
Device Catalogue Number1DLMC04
Device LOT Number05273700
Was Device Available For Evaluation? No
Is The Reporter A Health Professional?
Was the Report Sent to FDA? No
Event Location No Information
Was Device Evaluated By Manufacturer? Device Not Returned To Manufacturer
Date Device Manufactured08/23/2007
Is The Device Single Use? Yes
Is this a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No
Type of Device Usage Initial

Patient TREATMENT DATA
Date Received: 08/31/2018 Patient Sequence Number: 1
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