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Endo Health Unit Pays $55 Million in Vaginal Mesh Accord

An Endo Health Solutions Inc. unit agreed to pay $54.5 million to settle some lawsuits alleging its vaginal-mesh implants eroded in some women and left them incontinent and in pain.

Officials of Endo’s American Medical Systems Inc. said in a securities filing yesterday the medical-device maker is paying to resolve an unidentified number of suits over the company’s vaginal-mesh devices, which include the Perigee, Apogee and Elevate implants.