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Title 21Chapter ISubchapter HPart 888Subpart E → §888.4580


Title 21: Food and Drugs
PART 888—ORTHOPEDIC DEVICES
Subpart E—Surgical Devices


§888.4580   Sonic surgical instrument and accessories/attachments.

(a) Identification. A sonic surgical instrument is a hand-held device with various accessories or attachments, such as a cutting tip that vibrates at high frequencies, and is intended for medical purposes to cut bone or other materials, such as acrylic.

(b) Classification. Class II (special controls). The device is exempt from the premarket notification procedures in subpart E of part 807 of this chapter subject to the limitations in §888.9.

[52 FR 33702, Sept. 4, 1987, as amended at 84 FR 71818, Dec. 30, 2019]

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