The First Minister has been urged to intervene to help a woman who needs urgent surgery to prevent her from losing her bladder and bowel as a result of vaginal mesh.
Recommendations on how to improve care for women who have experienced complications from mesh procedures will be made in early autumn.
Scottish politicians have reacted with dismay at the news controversial vaginal mesh implants could be used in the NHS in England again once certain conditions are met.
Campaigners have criticised new official guidelines on the use of vaginal mesh, suggesting they disregard the experiences of “thousands” of women.
The Health Secretary has resisted campaigners’ pleas to invite a specialist surgeon from America to remove vaginal mesh implants and train Scottish doctors.