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FDA Finds No Prob with Boston Sci Chinese Counterfeit Mesh

Marlex from China Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 7, 2017 ~ It's been more than a year since it was notified, but now the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says there are no worries with the pelvic mesh made from raw polypropylene sourced under questionable circumstances [...]

By |2017-12-31T18:20:12-05:00November 7th, 2017|FDA News|22 Comments

FDA Acknowledges Potential for Counterfeit Raw Material from China in Boston Scientific Mesh

Yimao plastic molding,Guangdong Province China Mesh News Desk, April 1, 2016 ~  FDA says it will rely on Boston Scientific tests of its own mesh! Citizen Petition shows Toxic selenium in polypropylene pellet samples.  FDA does not recommend pelvic mesh removals at this time.  The U.S. Food and [...]

By |2016-05-23T17:46:48-04:00April 1st, 2016|News|70 Comments

Mesh Survivor on the FDA’s Oversight of Chinese Boston Scientific Mesh Controversy

Plastics recycling in Guandong Province Mesh News Desk, February 26, 2016 ~Written by an anonymous woman in response to the story about Chinese mesh smuggled in by Boston Scientific from China. Judge Goodwin has asked the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to weigh in as to whether the [...]

By |2016-02-26T13:59:34-05:00February 26th, 2016|FDA News|11 Comments