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If you have had surgery using mesh before, contact your surgeon and find out if mesh or biologic graft material was used.
Also, continue getting routine check-ups and pelvic exams as recommended.
Report any problems related to mesh to the FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Reporting program.
Call your surgeon if you experience one of these symptoms at any time after surgery. These could signal a complication of mesh surgery:
If you are not experiencing any of these symptoms or side effects, you do not need to have the mesh removed.
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