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Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) issues "urgent medical device notification" regarding "micro-cracks"...

Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) issues "urgent medical device notification" regarding "micro-cracks" (which the company warns may not be visible to the naked eye) in mono polar curved scissors that could result in leaks, creating a "pathway for electrosurgical energy" to reach tissue, causing "thermal injury" (i.e. burns). Shares -2.63% premarket. (Herb Greenberg)
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  • MicrocapMan
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    Positive for Encision (ECIA)?
    10 May 2013, 09:23 AM Reply Like
  • SA Editor Eli Hoffmann
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    Scary story. Does this basically mean that DaVinci is unusable as is?
    10 May 2013, 09:28 AM Reply Like
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