Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Medtronic Announces Voluntary Recall of its Pipeline Embolization Device, Alligator Retrieval Device, X-Celerator Hydrophilic Guidewire, Ultraflow and Marathon Flow Directed Micro Catheters
10/17/2016 09:22 PM EDTThis voluntary recall is being conducted due to the potential separation and detachment of the polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) coating on parts of these devices. Should the PTFE separate from the delivery wire or stylets, PTFE particulate could enter the blood stream of the patient.
10/18/2016 12:34 PM EDTYoma Myanmar Tea Co. of Allston, MA is voluntarily recalling the Yoma Myanmar brand "Tea Salad Snack" in Regular and Spicy, 7 oz., because the products may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
Posted by Solomon's words for the wise at 10/18/2016 09:30:00 AM