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Heater-Cooler Lawsuit Information: The Stӧckert 3T heater-cooler, a device used during surgery to keep patients warm or cool, has been associated with an increased risk of the life-threatening non-tuberculosis mycobacteria (NTM), specifically the Mycobacterium chimaera (M. chimaera) bacteria. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has received reports of patients being exposed to NTM when a contaminated Stӧckert 3T heater-cooler device was used during cardiothoracic surgery.
Signs and symptoms of Heater-Cooler NTM infection include a combination of the following:
- Difficulty breathing
- Pus, heat, redness at the surgical site
- Night sweats
- Joint pain
- Muscle pain
- Weight loss