21 CFR 876.5320 - Nonimplanted electrical continence device.

§ 876.5320 Nonimplanted electrical continence device.

(a)Identification. A nonimplanted electrical continence device is a device that consists of a pair of electrodes on a plug or a pessary that are connected by an electrical cable to a battery-powered pulse source. The plug or pessary is inserted into the rectum or into the vagina and used to stimulate the muscles of the pelvic floor to maintain urinary or fecal continence. When necessary, the plug or pessary may be removed by the user. This device excludes an AC-powered nonimplanted electrical continence device and the powered vaginal muscle stimulator for therapeutic use ( § 884.5940).

(b)Classification. Class II (performance standards).

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Title 21 published on 10-May-2017 03:43

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 21 CFR Part 876 after this date.

  • 2017-03-01; vol. 82 # 39 - Wednesday, March 1, 2017
    1. 82 FR 12171 - Gastroenterology-Urology Devices; Manual Gastroenterology-Urology Surgical Instruments and Accessories
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      DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, Food and Drug Administration
      Final rule; technical amendment.
      This rule is effective March 1, 2017.
      21 CFR Part 876