Question ref. S6W-00869
Asked by: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour
Date lodged: 17 June 2021
To ask the Scottish Government how many mesh removal surgeries have taken place in each of the last 10 years.
Current status: Answered by Humza Yousaf on 19 July 2021
From April 2010 until September 2020, there have been 808 revisional mesh procedures to either remove or oversew transvaginal mesh, inserted for stress urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse or another unknown reason.