Class recall | definition of class recall by Medical dictionary
The recall of a class I, II or III FDA-regulated medical device or product, the use of or exposure to which carries a significant risk of adverse health effects or death
class recall Regulatory affairs The recall of an FDA-regulated medical device or product, the use of or exposure to which a reasonable probability exists for adverse health effects or death
class re·call (klas rē'kawl)
A legal term that, in health care, mandates that all patients who have received a given form of implant be examined for possible malfunction of the implant.
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