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Pennsylvania Law Firm Urges FDA Action On Power Morcellators
Date:7/16/2014

Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014

The law firm of Levy, Baldante, Finney, Rubenstein, Cohen & Chizmar, P.C. recognizes the deep-seated concerns shared by many in regard to laparoscopic power morcellator devices intended for use in various types of uterine surgeries, including hysterectomies and myomectomies, and on the heels of a Food and Drug Administration advisory panel meeting, it's asking the FDA to do the same. The hearings concerned a device currently being assessed for its propensity to spread uterine cancer to other portions of the body.

This past April, the FDA warned doctors against using these morcellator devices to conduct an operation, at the time requesting new labels that would delineate the potential risk to patients (FDA NEWS RELEASE, 4/17/14). Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon unit subsequently halted the sale and distribution of the morcellators.

The FDA panel (NEJM Journal Watch, "FDA Advisers Call for Black-Box Warning or All-Out Ban on Morcellators in Fibroid Removal," 7/14/14) was in
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