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Medtronic Infuse Lawsuit Claims Off-Label Use Led to Permanent Injuries

Medtronic continues to face new product liability lawsuits over its Infuse bone graft product, which has been linked to reprots of nerve damage and other injuries caused by the excessive growth of bone around the spinal cord following off-label use of the device for purposes that the FDA never approved.  …

Lawsuit Filed Over Use of Medtronic Infuse Without LT-Cage

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An Oregon man has filed a product lawsuit against Medtronic over its Infuse bone graft product, alleging that the company promoted it for “off-label” uses, which caused severe complications when the bone growth agent was used without the approved LT-Cage.…

Malpractice Lawsuit Filed Over Medtronic Infuse BMP Surgery

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An Arizona couple has filed a lawsuit against two spine surgeons, a Texas hospital and the medical device manufacturer Medtronic, alleging that a bone-grafting product, marketed as Medtronic Infuse BMP, was misused during a spinal fusion surgery.…

Off-Label Bone Growth Protein in Children Raises Concerns: Study

Nearly 10% of all spinal fusion surgeries for children involve the use bone morphogenic proteins (BMP), such as Medtronic’s Infuse, despite potential safety concerns about the long-term complication rates and the fact that the products have not been approved for use with minors. …