It was reported to covidien on (b)(6) 2012, that a customer had an issue with a petrolatum gauze.
The customer reports that upon removing the dressing from a wound, some fibers remained in the wound.
The customer further reports, that the fibers were removed immediately with no ill effect to the pt.
An investigation is currently underway.
Upon completion, the results will be forwarded.
Product monitoring contacted the customer requesting add'l info.
Attempts were made to retrieve add'l info.
However, the customer reports no other info of the event is available.