FDA Approves New Power Morcellation Device

Washington, DC: The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new containment device for use with certain laparoscopic power morcellation devices. The system is designed to isolate uterine tissue that is not believed to be cancerous. The device approval comes amid lawsuits alleging women were put at risk of serious cancer complications caused by laparoscopic uterine surgery using power morcellation

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