Report: Schumer, Gillibrand want morcellators off the market

August 19, 2014 by Brad Perriello

Sens. Chuck Schumer and Kristen Gillibrand plan to ask the FDA to push medical device companies to pull power morcellators off the U.S. market, after the hysterectomy devices were implicated in spreading uterine cancers.

Report: Schumer, Gillibrand want morcellators off the market

The U.S. Senate delegation from New York want to see power morcellators, which have been linked to the spread of undiagnosed uterine cancer, pulled from the U.S. market, the Wall Street Journal reported last night.

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