Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Advance 35LP LowProfile PTA Balloon Dilatation Catheter

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 Cook Inc..

¿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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Catheter, percutaneous - Product Code DQY
  • Causa
    Incorrect product labeling. product labeled as 6mm x 2cm balloon are packaged with a 4mm x 4 cm balloon label and vice-versa.
  • Acción
    On April 16, 2018 Cook Medical Inc. mailed an Urgent Medical Device recall notification to affected customers. Customers were instructed to: 1) Examine your inventory immediately to determine if you have affected product(s), and quarantine affected product(s). Immediately cease all distribution and use of these products; 2) Return the affected product(s) to Cook Medical with a copy of the Acknowledgement and Receipt Form to receive a product credit. NOTE: Unaffected products that are returned will not be credited; 3) Please complete the Acknowledgement and Receipt Form within 5 business days of receiving this letter. Even if you do not have affected product(s) on hand, you must still complete the Acknowledgement and Receipt Form and return it via fax (812.339.7316) or email (; 4) Immediately report adverse events to Cook Medical Customer Relations by phone at 800.457.4500 or812.339.2235, Monday through Friday between 7:30 am and 5:00 pm (Eastern Time) or by email to Cook Incorporated


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog number: PTA5-35-135-6-2 .0 lot 8429883; Catalog number: PTA5-35-135-4-4.0 lot 8426883
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide in the states of AZ, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, KY, MI, MO, NH, NJ, PA, RI, TX, UT and the country of Peru
  • Descripción del producto
    Advance¿ 35LP Low-Profile PTA Balloon Dilatation Catheter; Catalog numbers: PTA5-35-135-6-2 .0 and PTA5-35-135-4-4 .0; UDI: 10827002522647 and 10827002522524 || Product Usage: || The Advance¿ 35LP Low Profile PTA Balloon Dilation Catheter is indicated for percutaneous transluminal angioplasty (PTA) of lesions in peripheral arteries including iliac, renal, popliteal, infrapopliteal, femoral and iliofemoral as well as obstructive lesions of native or synthetic arteriovenous dialysis fistulae.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Cook Inc., 750 N Daniels Way, Bloomington IN 47404-9120
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source