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Penumbra Brain Damage: Defective Catheter Risk

Do you have a Penumbra brain damage claim? In late 2020, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning that Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex catheters may cause serious injury or death. Injuries include brain damage, blood vessel damage, coma, cerebral infarction, and death.

If you or a loved one have suffered brain damage due to a potentially defective Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex catheter, you may be entitled to compensation — call 1-800-525-7111 for a FREE, no-obligation consultation.

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DANGER: The Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex catheter can cause serious injury including brain damage and even death. The FDA has requested a recall of these devices and the manufacturer has complied. Our Penumbra lawsuit attorneys are actively investigating these claims and would love to help you or a loved one fight for justice for any injury suffered potentially due to this defective medical device. For a FREE consultation, please call 1-800-525-7111.

What is the Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex?

The Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex is a catheter that is used by surgeons to remove blood clots in stroke patients.

WARNING: The Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex has been RECALLED by the manufacturer due to serious risk of injury, including brain damage and death. Medical providers are advised to immediately stop use of these catheters.

According to the FDA warning and recall notice, the JET 7 Xtra Flex catheter “is not able to withstand the same burst pressures to failure as the manufacturer’s other large bore aspiration catheters used to remove thrombus in acute ischemic stroke patients.”

Brain Damage and Other Injuries Linked to Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex Catheters

According to the FDA, more than 200 medical device reports (MDRs) have been received documenting instances of malfunction and/or injury associated with the Penumbra catheters. 20 of these reports describe 14 deaths allegedly linked to Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex catheters.

Injuries Potentially Caused by the Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex Catheter

The following injuries may be caused by these defective catheters:

Penumbra Brain Damage Lawyer - Riddle & BrantleyIf you or a loved one have suffered brain damage or another serious injury potentially due to a Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex catheter, please call 1-800-525-7111 for a FREE, no-obligation consultation with a Penumbra catheter lawyer.

There are no upfront costs and no attorney fees unless we win your case and you receive financial compensation.

Call 1-800-525-7111 to speak with an experienced defective medical device attorney about your Penumbra brain damage or other injury claim.

“How Do I File a Penumbra Catheter Brain Damage Claim?”

If you or a loved one have suffered brain damage or another injury potentially due to a defective Penumbra JET 7 Xtra Flex catheter, you may be entitled to compensation.

Our experienced Penumbra catheter lawsuit lawyers can manage the entire Penumbra brain damage claim process (or other injury claim process) from beginning to end.

You may qualify for a Penumbra catheter lawsuit if you meet the following criteria:

  • Must be <85 years old
  • Must have suffered one of the following injuries:

Penumbra Brain Injury Lawsuit Lawyers - Riddle & BrantleyFor a FREE, no-obligation consultation concerning a potential Penumbra lawsuit, please call 1-800-525-7111 today.

We will review your claim and advise you on your best legal options for seeking compensation.

We believe Justice Counts and our attorneys are committed to protecting your legal rights and fighting for the compensation you need and deserve. Since 1985, our defective medical device lawyers have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for victims of negligence and we would love to help you if we can (see disclaimer below).

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Call 1-800-525-7111 today and let an experienced Penumbra brain damage attorney review your claim.

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