Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Alcon AcrySof IQ IOL with ULTRASERT Delivery System

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 Alcon Research, Ltd..

¿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
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    intraocular lens - Product Code HQL
  • Causa
    The ultrasert delivery system from certain lots have an inferior surface characteristic that could result in the iol becoming lodged in the delivery system.
  • Acción
    Alcon Research sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice letter dated July 2016 to customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to check their inventory and segregate any product being recalled. Customers were asked to complete and return the Field Safety Notice Response Form. For questions or concerns contact Alcon.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers: 12407022, 12407085, 12407087, 12409013, 12409024, 12409026, 12409028
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
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  • Distribución
    Armenia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, United Kingdom (Great Britain and Ireland), and United Arab Emirates. *** While this product is available in the US, these lots were not distributed to US consignees ***
  • Descripción del producto
    Alcon AcrySof IQ IOL with ULTRASERT Delivery System || Product Usage: || The Alcon AcrySof IQ Intraocular Lens (IOL) is an acrylic foldable singlepiece posterior chamber lens for the replacement of the human crystalline lens in the visual correction of aphakia in adult patients following cataract surgery. This material is capable of being folded prior to insertion. The lens gently unfolds to a fullsize lens body following implantation. The lens has a biconvex optic with supporting haptics The AcrySof IQ IOLs are provided in the ULTRASERT Preloaded Delivery System for a convenient, controlled means to reliably place these lenses into the capsular bag.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Alcon Research, Ltd., 6201 South Fwy, Fort Worth TX 76134-2099
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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