Vascular Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: VASC), initiated a nationwide recall of Guardian II hemostasis valves used in catheterization procedures. Specific lots of the products have been recalled because they pose an increased risk of air leakage that may lead to an air embolism, which could result in serious injury or death.
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