Hernia mesh and arthritis

Pain in the leg joints, is it the mesh.

24% of patients with mesh pain also have joint pain. After mesh removal 58% get better. This is an observation that I have made in many patients and so cannot just dismiss it. Possible explainations for this are central pain sensitization and systemic inflammation triggered by the mesh. There are many other symptoms which mesh pain patients have commonly. See the link below

Mesh symptoms other than pain

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