The St. Jude Silzone mechanical heart valve implants manufactured by St. Jude Medical has been associated with dangerous medical side effects including heart failure, deep vein thrombosis, stroke, blood clots and pulmonary embolism. One of the most common questions clients ask our questions regarding their claim revolves around the potential settlement value attributed to their injuries including, “how much will my case settle for,” or “what is the potential value of my case.” Value of a St. Jude Heart Valve Case: Cases involving the St, Jude Heart Valve have settled for between $150,000 and $200,000. However, every individual case is unique comprising of a varied set of factors which play a significant role in the determining the value of a claim. A brief description of important factors in a case which play an important part in determining the overall value of a settlement or jury verdict is provided below. Legal Help: If you have any further questions after reading this article feel free to contact our defective product law offices.