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Does FDA approve radiation-emitting electronic products?

FDA regulates radiation-emitting electronic products, but does not approve radiation-emitting electronic products, unless the product also is a medical device that would require premarket approval under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.

For more information, please visit the Radiation-Emitting Products Industry Assistance: Walk-through.

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