Medtronic Recalls Kyphon Directional Bone Void Filler Device

Medtronic is recalling all lot numbers of KYPHON® Directional Bone Void Filler (Product # F04C) due to a misalignment issue that may cause injected cement to be placed in an unintended direction.

The recall is ranked as Class II, with 7,650 units distributed worldwide.

Possible risks include cement extravasation into the spinal canal,...

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Julie Vetalice is ORTHOWORLD's Editorial Assistant. She has covered the orthopedic industry for over 20 years, having joined the company in 1999.

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