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Title 21 Part 880 → Subpart F → §880.5965

Title 21 → Chapter I → Subchapter H → Part 880 → Subpart F → §880.5965

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Title 21 Part 880 → Subpart F → §880.5965

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Title 21Chapter ISubchapter HPart 880Subpart F → §880.5965


Title 21: Food and Drugs
PART 880—GENERAL HOSPITAL AND PERSONAL USE DEVICES
Subpart F—General Hospital and Personal Use Therapeutic Devices


§880.5965   Subcutaneous, implanted, intravascular infusion port and catheter.

(a) Identification. A subcutaneous, implanted, intravascular infusion port and catheter is a device that consists of a subcutaneous, implanted reservoir that connects to a long-term intravascular catheter. The device allows for repeated access to the vascular system for the infusion of fluids and medications and the sampling of blood. The device consists of a portal body with a resealable septum and outlet made of metal, plastic, or combination of these materials and a long-term intravascular catheter is either preattached to the port or attached to the port at the time of device placement. The device is available in various profiles and sizes and can be of a single or multiple lumen design.

(b) Classification. Class II (special controls) Guidance Document: “Guidance on 510(k) Submissions for Implanted Infusion Ports,” FDA October 1990.

[65 FR 37043, June 13, 2000]