The first time I heard of the implant was in the movie “Sicko” where the insurance company would only pay for one cochlear implant for a baby losing its hearing and a lot has happened since that time with many being able to hear again so the recall is for devices that have NOT been implanted yet, so...
The Medical Quack .... by Barbara Duck
The Medical Quack
Wed, Nov 24 2010
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