This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
Executive SummaryFDA Class II recall notice erroneously lists "DePuy and Cerasive Brand Ceramic Feniral Heads" in its July 29 list of device recalls, the company says. The recalled devices were metallic femoral stems with trunions, which had been manufactured out of tolerance by the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. The remainder of the FDA notice is correct as stated in "The Gray Sheet" (Aug. 10, p. 14)
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