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Q: can the body reject mesh used for the TVTsurgery

Can the body reject the mesh sling used in the TVT surgery for urinary incontinece?

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Pete, Health Guide
7/ 4/08 9:07am

There are lots of helpful articles and post on this subject, many written by Dr. Sobol, a urologist.

See the following:

 

http://www.healthcentral.com/incontinence/c/18295/18186/post-tvt

http://www.healthcentral.com/incontinence/c/52/26260/incontinence-tvt

 

 

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Shelbyjean50, Community Member
6/15/14 6:46pm
I had a mesh bladder sling surgery 5 weeks ago and since waking up in recovery I have had pain rated at 10 blood in urine and infection. I think my body may be rejecting the sling Reply
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