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Incontinence

23 November 2019

Calls for safeguards as women beat med giants in pelvic mesh case

The ruling "recognises the years of suffering they've endured".

The Australian Federal Court in Sydney ruled in favour of a landmark class action against the makers of defective vaginal implants.

Image credit: Matthew Henry, Burst

 

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Dr Prenevin Govender completed his MBChB at the University of Cape Town in 2001. He obtained his Fellowship of the College of Urologists in 2009 and graduated with distinction for a Masters in Medicine from the University of Cape Town in 2010. His special interests include laparoscopic, pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence surgery. He consults full-time at Life Kingsbury Hospital in Claremont.

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