Report Fingers 2nd St. Jude Device For In-Body Wire Failure
According to a recent report in the FDA's MAUDE database, a physician performing a fluoroscopy discovered that a patient's Durata defibrillator lead had poked through protective insulation, or externalized. Leads are wires that attach heart tissue to the defibrillator.
The filing has garnered...
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