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Heart valve repair device by Abbot flagged for apparent malfunction

September 10, 2022

Healthcare providers have been alerted to a potential clip-lock issue with one of Abbott Laboratories’ (Abbott) medical devices, by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The device in question, MitraClip, is used to treat mitral regurgitation, or heart valve leakage. Abbott’s MitraClip has been in use since 2013. According to the FDA, clip-lock issues […]

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