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Vena Cava IVC Filter Lawyers- IVC Filter Helpline

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Bard and Cook IVC Filter Lawyers

Lawsuits are being filed  because the IVC (Inferior Vena Cava) Filters have been linked to migration and perforation of various organs in the body. An IVC (Inferior Vena Cava) Filter is a  device which  implanted  to stop blood clots and prevent them from reaching a patient’s lungs.

FDA  IVC Filter Warning Issued

 

In August 2010, the FDA issued a warning which stated IVC they had received 921 reports of complications involving IVC Filters.

Complications Included:

  • Fracture of the IVC Filter
  • IVC Filter Migration
  • Perforation of organs
  • Internal Bleeding
  • Cardiac or Pericardial Tamponade
  • Ventricle Tachycardia
  • Lower Limb DVT
  • Hematoma or Nerve Injury at the Puncture Site
  • Pulmonary Embolism

If you or a loved on has been injured by a Cook or Bard IVC Filter call our IVC Filter Helpline today

 

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