Cancer after Hysterectomy – Uterine Leiomyosarcoma

5The Department of Health and Human Services reports that there are over 600,000 hysterectomies every year and that 1/3 of women in in the US will have a hysterectomy by the time they turn 60.

The FDA recently issued a warning discouraging the use of a laparoscopic power morcellation devices in gynecological surgeries including hysterectomies because of a link between the use of the device and the increased risk of spreading undetected or un-diagnosed cancerous cells throughout the abdominal and pelvic regions.

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Types of Cancers

  • Uterine Leiomyosarcoma
  • Abdominal Sarcoma
  • Pelvis Sarcomas

If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with cancer following a hysterectomy or any other gynecological surgery where a laparoscopic morecellator was used, contact us today to discuss your legal rights – free legal consultation (888) 845-9696

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