Recall of MediChoice M500812 Ultrasound Gel
Indiana Health Alert Network Notification
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is assisting the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and several state and local health departments with an ongoing investigation of Burkholderia cepacia complex (Bcc) infections in healthcare facilities. Patients have developed Bcc infections, including bloodstream infections, after having undergone ultrasound-guided procedures in which MediChoice® M500812 ultrasound gel was used.
Read the full alert here (PDF file).