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FDA Investigating Illegal Online Sales

FDA Investigating Illegal Online Sales of Hand-Held X-ray Units

A February 13, 2012 PR Newswire-US Newswire Release indicates that the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is warning both dental and veterinary professionals not to purchase or use certain hand-held x-ray units being sold online by manufacturers outside the United States.

The Radiation Safety Institute of Canada is publishing this story as a public service alert. We have no knowledge at present of any such practice in Canada and are making this information available as a precaution, in view of the international sources of these machines

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