Who manufactures TVM?

There are many manufacturers of TVM, including the following:

  • C.R.Bard
  • Gynecare
  • Ethicon
  • Mentor Corp
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Tyco Covidien
  • American Medical System
  • Boston Scientific

The simple kits that doctors receive to perform these surgeries include a piece of pre-cut mesh and disposable surgical tools, but are priced at over $2000.  With hundreds of thousands of women undergoing this surgery, the pharmaceutical companies who manufacture these products profit while the patients become another set of victims.

 

More Information:

What is TVM Used For?

What Makes TVM So Dangerous?

What Does the FDA Say?

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