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Florida Blood Clot Filter Lawyers

Written by Jewish Lawyer on . Posted in Bad Drugs and Medical Devices, Blood Clot Filter Lawyers, Inferior Vena Cava Filter Lawyer, IVC Filter Lawyers, Lawyer News, Legal News

Was your loved one injured by one of the Cook or Bard Inferior Vena Cava Blood Clot Filters?
  • Cook Celect Filter
  • Cook Gunther Tulip Filter
  • Bard Recovery Filter
  • Bard G2 Filter
  • Bard G2 Express Filter

What Is An IVC- Blood Clot Capture Filter?

An IVC Filter is implanted in seniors who cannot use blood thinners. The blood clot filter ( also known as and IVC Filter or Inferior Vena Cava Filter ) is a surgical implant that captures a blood clot so that it cannot travel to you or your loved one’s brain or lungs. If a blood clot settles in the brain it can cause a stroke. If it ends up in your lungs it can cause a pulmonary embolism. The blood clot filter is very good in theory but, it is not without serious complications.

FDA Tells About The Dangers Of The IVC Filters

The FDA has received reports of adverse events and product problems associated with IVC filters. Types of reports include device migration, filter fracture, embolization (movement of the entire filter or fracture fragments to the heart or lungs), perforation of the IVC, and difficulty removing the device. Some of these events led to adverse clinical outcomes. These types of events may be related to how long the filter has been implanted. Other known long-term risks associated with IVC filters include lower limb deep vein thrombosis and IVC occlusion. For patients with retrievable filters, some complications may be avoided if the filter can be removed once the risk of pulmonary embolism has subsided. The FDA is concerned that retrievable IVC filters, when placed for a short-term risk of pulmonary embolism, are not always removed once the risk subsides.

IBV Filter FDA Recommendations/Actions:

The FDA recommends that implanting physicians and clinicians responsible for the ongoing care of patients with retrievable IVC filters consider removing the filter as soon as protection from pulmonary embolism is no longer needed. The FDA encourages all physicians involved in the treatment and follow-up of patients receiving IVC filters to consider the risks and benefits of filter removal for each patient. A patient should be referred for IVC filter removal when the risk/benefit profile favors removal and the procedure is feasible given the patient’s health status.

IVC Filter Injury Alert

IVC Filters are breaking inside patients, and metal parts are moving through the blood; damaging hearts, lungs and causing internal bleeding. Lawsuits are being Filed For Injury and Wrongful Death.

Blood Clot Filter Lawyers Filing IVC Filter – Vena Cava Filter Injury Lawsuits

Written by Jewish Lawyer on . Posted in Bard- Cook Vena Cava Lawyers, Blood clot filer lawyers, Blood clot filter lawsuit, IVC filter lawyer, IVC Filter Lawyers, Vena Cava Filter Lawsuits

Blood Clot Filter , Vena Cava Blood Clot Filter Injury Lawyers, IVC Filter Lawsuits

Blood Clot Filter Lawyers Filing IVC – Vena Cava Injury Lawyers- Vena Cava Blood Clot Filter Lawsuit Helpline

When Are Blood Clot Filters Used?

IVC Filters- Vena Cava Filters- Blood Clot Filters  are implanted to avoid blood clots traveling and causing embolisms or stroke. There are dangerous side effects noted.

C.R. Bard IVC Filters

Recovery IVC Filter (withdrawn in 2005), G2 IVC Filter, G2 Express / G2X Filter, Eclipse, Meridian- The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has centralized all Bard blood clot filter lawsuits into (MDL No. 2641, In Re: Bard IVC Filters Products Liability Litigation)  in Arizona under U.S. District Judge David G. Campbell.

Cook IVC Filters

Günther Tulip, Celect- The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has consolidated all Cook blood clot filter lawsuits in the Southern District of Indiana, assigned to Judge Richard L. Young and Magistrate Judge Tim A. Baker. These cases  allege defective design, misrepresentation in marketing, and failure to warn doctors and patients.

Retrievable IVC Filters

B. Braun TempoFilter IVC filter, B. Braun VenaTech, Rex Medical (Argon Medical) Option IVC filter, ALN Optional Vena Cava Filter, Crux Vena Cava Filter (VCF)-

Blood Clot Filter Dangers Alert

Blood clot filters have serious side effects including vein and organ perforation, migration and breakage. Broken pieces of the Blood Clot Filters can travel through the body, damaging organs.

These Severe Injuries Can Result In:

Death, Hemorrhaging, Pulmonary Embolism, Stroke,-

IVC Filter Lawsuits Are Being Filed

Patients implanted with the retrievable IVC filters devices designed to capture blood clots before they enter the lungs have filed lawsuits against the  manufacturers for poor design, manufacturing and failing to warn of risks. Faulty filters have punctured veins, fractured and migrated to other parts of the body causing serious complications.

Get A Vena Cava Lawsuit Attorney

If you are a recipient of an IVC Filter and have experienced serious or life threatening side effects or have lost a loved one due to a faulty blood clot filter  contact our IVC Filter Lawyers today.
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