In light of the hundreds of adverse reactions reported from FDA-approved and off-label use of Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft, many patients who have suffered injuries are considering lawsuits against Medtronic. To help you discern whether a lawsuit is a viable option, here are some of the most frequently asked questions our law firm receives about Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft injuries.
Q: What kind of injuries can Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft cause?
A: Serious medical complications and life threatening conditions linked to the use of Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft include nerve damage, paralysis, cancer, ectopic or excessive bone growth, male sterility, infections, serious respiratory problems, and wrongful death. If you or a loved one has suffered from these or any other injuries after receiving a Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft, you may be entitled to receive compensation from the manufacturer.
Q: How do I know if I have suffered Medtronic injuries – what are the symptoms?
A: Symptoms of adverse side effects reported by patients who have received a Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft include:
- Difficulty swallowing or speaking
- Swelling of the neck, throat, or mouth
- Radiating pain and burning sensations
- Excessive bone growth
- Numbness or tingling in the legs or elsewhere
If you have suffered from these or any other adverse symptoms following a Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft, you should seek immediate medical attention.
Q: Whom can I hold liable for my Medtronic injuries?
A: In order to answer this question, we would need to do a thorough evaluation of your medical records. Medtronic may be held responsible for any resulting injuries associated with their product due to the manner in which the product was marketed or failure of the manufacturer to warn individuals of the product risks. In some cases, particularly with off-label use, your surgeon may be also liable.
Q: How do I file a lawsuit if I’ve been injured by a Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft?
A: Before filing a lawsuit or taking legal action against Medtronic, the first step you should take is to contact an experienced Medtronic injury lawyer for a case evaluation. Due to the complex nature of defective product cases, it is often difficult to obtain fair compensation through a lawsuit without the aid of a qualified attorney.
Q: How much do you charge to handle Medtronic injury cases?
A: We will perform a free evaluation of your Medtronic injury case. If we accept your case, it will be on a contingency basis, which means you will not be charged any fees or costs unless we obtain a recovery or settlement for your injuries.
To find out more about filing a Medtronic Injury lawsuit, please contact Phillips Law Firm today. Our caring and professional Medtronic lawsuit attorneys will provide you with a free case evaluation and help you determine your rights to compensation from Medtronic for your injuries. Call us at 1-800-708-6000 today to schedule your appointment.