Parilman & Associates Tiger Paw Medical Device System
Lawsuits have begun against the manufacturer of a heart closure device used to solve other serious heart issues. Many claimants have come forward already and the device has been recalled as of April 2015. Since the injuries of this device are so severe it is important to hold the manufacturer responsible and contact an experienced attorney in regards to this type of device and injury.
Tiger Paw Information
The Tiger Paw System II is a medical staple that is used in atrial fibrillation patients to prevent strokes and close the left atrial appendage, or LAA. This device is made by Laax, Inc. and was approved by the FDA in 2010.
Tiger Paw System Side Effects
Unfortunately, the device does not work as promised and often doesn’t completely close resulting in serious adverse effects, including:
- Atrial wall tear
- Other heart tissue tear
Tiger Paw Lawsuit Contact
Any injury sustained by you or a loved one from a Tiger Paw System II that was used between April 1, 2013 and March 23, 2015 for a heart closure procedure may be entitled to compensation. The manufacturer of this defective device must be held accountable and Parilman Law is here to help. Contact us at 800-885-DRUG (3784) with any further inquiries about the device or lawsuit.