Power Morcellators

In April 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a drug safety communication discouraging the use of Johnson & Johnson's laparoscopic power morcellation device for hysterectomies and myomectomies. This alert was issued based on an investigation of data where researchers found that the use of this device poses a risk of spreading undetected cancerous tissues.

Laparoscopic Power Morcellators Device

The lawyers of Perdue & Kidd are investigating potential lawsuits on behalf of women who have undergone a hysterectomy or myomectomy using Johnson & Johnson’s laparoscopic power morcellators device and experienced the spread of cancer. Most importantly, our law firm has experience handling medical device injury cases against drug manufacturers. To schedule a free initial consultation, call 713-520-2500 or toll free at 800-520-1749, or contact us online.

FDA Issues Drug Safety Communication

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a drug safety communication in April 2014 discouraging the use of Johnson & Johnson’s laparoscopic power morcellation device for hysterectomies and myomectomies. The FDA issued this alert based on an investigation of data where researchers found that the use of this device poses a risk of spreading undetected cancerous tissues. In Conclusion, The FDA found that 1 in 350 women who have fibroids and have a myomectomy or hysterectomy may have uterine sarcoma.

Laparoscopic Power Morcellators Device

Surgeons use the laparoscopic power morcellation device to divide the tissue in the uterus into small pieces. After that, then remove it through an incision in the abdomen. Johnson & Johnson has temporarily suspended sales of the device because of recent concerns.

 

Contact The Law Firm of Perdue & Kidd

If you or a loved one has experienced issues with the laparoscopic power morcellation device, you may have a case and you need to take action to ensure we hold the responsible parties accountable. The lawyers of Perdue & Kidd are skilled and capable of ensuring that we protect your rights. To schedule a free initial consultation, call 713-520-2500 or toll free at 800-520-1749, or contact us online. Like us on Facebook and stay up-to-date with our firm.

We take all personal injury cases on a contingent fee basis. Above all, we only collect attorney fees if we secure compensation for you.

Contact Us. We Can Help.

  • The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.