Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de 3.5MM LOCKING SCREW, T15 HEXALOBE, SELF TAPPING, 34MM

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por OrthoPediatrics Corp.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Plate, fixation, bone - Product Code HRS
  • Causa
    The firm identified, through complaints that the 3.5mm locking screw packaging material was marked as a 3.5mm screw and the part number was correct but that the description indicated a 7.0mm screw. upon investigation, it has been determined that a lot number 009u2 was packaged and mislabeled internally by orthopediatrics.
  • Acción
    OrthoPediatrics sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated September 26, 2013, to all affected customers.The letter identified the product the problem and the actions needed to be taken by the customer The sales representatives and distributors who have been identified via shipping records as having received one or more discrepant devices affected by this Recall were requested to quarantine the devices identified in this Recall by telephone on 18-September-2013. If you or any of your customers have any of these devices in the original packaging please take possession of them and quarantine them in preparation for returning them to OrthoPedlatrics. They are misbranded. If the Screw has already been removed from the original packaging and the original packaging has been discarded and the Screw placed in a sterilization tray, it need not be returned. For further questions please call ( 574) 268-6379.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part Number:. 00-0903-2634 and lot number 009U2
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US including Michigan and the countries of Ireland and Australia
  • Descripción del producto
    3.5MM LOCKING SCREW, T15 HEXALOBE, SELF TAPPING, 34MM || The OrthoPediatrics Proximal Femur Plating System combines implants and instruments in one convenient system. This system offers the advantages of the osteotomy blade plates and cannulated instrumentation. Osteotomy plates provide ease of reduction and good rotational stability while maintaining bone stock. Cannulated instruments work over a guide wire for precise placement and safety. The subject device is a Bone Screw designed for use with this system.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    OrthoPediatrics Corp, 2850 Frontier Dr, Warsaw IN 46582-7001
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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