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FDA Awards Clearance to Abbott’s Ablation Catheter

March 3, 2017

Abbott has gained FDA clearance of its sensor enabled FlexAbility ablation catheter designed to improve precision during cardiac ablation procedures to treat irregular heartbeat.

The device collects electrical current resistance and magnetic data to facilitate accurate mapping for treatment of sites that trigger or sustain abnormal heart rhythms. — Cynthia Jessup

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