ORTHOCON Announces Uninterrupted Availability of HEMASORB Resorbable Hemostatic Bone Putty

IRVINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 21, 2012, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that a hemostatic bone putty has been subjected to a Class 1 recall because of potential ignition if contacted with electrosurgical cautery systems under certain conditions during surgery. ORTHOCON and its hemostatic bone putty (HEMASORB) are not associated with this recall.

For more information regarding HEMASORB, please visit www.orthocon.com or call 914.357.2612.