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US Surgical meniscal stapler gets 510(k) clearance:

This article was originally published in Clinica

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US Surgical has received 510(k) clearance to market its minimally-invasive meniscal stapler in the US. Traditional arthroscopic knee surgery is difficult because it requires suturing in a tight place. The SDsorb meniscal stapler, which is inserted into the knee through a pencil-thin cannula, allows the surgeon to repair the meniscus by simply squeezing the instrument handle to insert staples that become completely absorbed by the body as the injury heals.

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