Recalls for Embolization Device and Retrieval Device

Covidien Implements Voluntary Recall of its Pipeline™ Embolization Device and Alligator™ Retrieval Device
04/11/2014 Food Recall

Covidien plc today announced that it has notified customers of a voluntary recall to address an issue with certain lots of its Pipeline™ Embolization Device and Alligator™ Retrieval Device where the polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) coating applied to the delivery wire could delaminate and detach from the devices.

  • Company:
    Covidien
  • Problem
    Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) coating applied to the delivery wire could delaminate and detach from the devices