March 6, 2018 / 7:02 PM / 3 months ago

BRIEF-U.S. FDA Expands Approval Of A Heart Valve To Include Size For Newborn Children

March 6 (Reuters) - U.S. Food and Drug Administration:

* U.S. FDA SAYS EXPANDED APPROVAL OF A HEART VALVE TO INCLUDE A SIZE SMALL ENOUGH TO BE USED IN NEWBORN PEDIATRIC PATIENTS TO TREAT HEART DEFECTS

* U.S. FDA SAYS GRANTED APPROVAL OF MASTER SERIES HEART VALVE TO ST JUDE MEDICAL

* U.S. FDA SAYS APPROVED THE MASTERS SERIES MECHANICAL HEART VALVE WITH HEMODYNAMIC PLUS SEWING CUFF TO INCLUDE THE 15-MM VALVE SIZE Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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