Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de ARTISTE, ONCOR, MEVATRON, and PRIMUS Digital Linear Accelerators

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 Siemens Medical Solutions, Oncology Care Systems, 4040 Nelson Ave., Concord, CA 94510.

¿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 inicio 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
    Linear Medical Accelerator - Product Code IYE
  • Causa
    The potential safety issue with the 160mlc or the hpd collimator of mechanical noises and/or sticking of the collimator when rotating the collimator. the potential for mistreatment to a patient should the collimator not be aligned correctly if the bearings are damaged.
  • Acción
    Urgent: Medical Device Correction Safety Advisory Notice letters were sent by certified mail commencing August 3, 2010. The letter described the issue and when it occurs, the measures users could take, and how Siemens would address the issue. It is recommended that customers include a check of the field alignment at 90 and 270 degrees gantry angle in the daily check prior to start of patient treatments. A copy of the Safety Advisory Notice should be included in the Owner's Manual and questions should be directed towards the local Siemens Service Engineer or Application Specialist.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All units of these models.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution.
  • Descripción del producto
    ARTISTE and ONCOR Digital Linear Accelerators configured with the 160 leaf Multi-Leaf Collimator (MLC) and MEVATRON and PRIMUS Digital Linear Accelerators configured with the High Performance Defining Collimator (HPD); Product is manufactured by Kemnath, Germany-Siemens AG OCS and Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany-Siemens AG OCS and distributed by Siemens Medical Solutions, Oncology Care Systems, Concord, CA; || Intended to deliver x-ray radiation for therapeutic treatment of cancer. || ARTISTE with 160 MLC, Part No.8139789, || ONCOR AG with 160 MLC, Part No.5863472 || ONCOR Impression || Plus with 160 MLC, Part No.5857912, || ONCOR Expression with 160 MLC, Part No.7360204, || ONCOR Expression with 160 MLC, Part No.7360717, || PRIMUS HI with HPD, Part No. 4504200, || MEVATRON M2 / PRIMUS Mid-Energy / HPD, Part No.1940035, || MEVATRON 6323-2 / HPD, Part No.19244500, || MEVATRON K2 / HPD, Part No.1940753, || MEVATRON PRIMART / HPD, Part No.5500371, || MEVATRON 77 / HPD, Part No.5659503, || MEVATRON M 7400 / 7440 (MEX) / HPD, Part No.5672977, || MEVATRON M 6700 (MX) / HPD, Part No.5693908, || MEVATRON M 6730 / HPD, Part No.5694005, || MEVATRON M 7140 / HPD, Part No.5694104, || MEVATRON M 7400 / HPD, Part No.5694153, || MEVATRON M 7445 / HPD (MEX), Part No.5694203, || MEVATRON K 7467 / HPD, Part No.5694252, || MEVATRON K 7767 / HPD, Part No.5694302, || MEVATRON K 8067 / HPD, Part No.5694401, || MEVATRON M 6300 (MX) / HPD, Part No.8317000, || MEVATRON M 6730/6740 (MEX) / HPD, Part No.8319758, || MEVATRON MD (MD, MDX) / HPD, Part No.8319808, || MEVATRON KD / HPD, Part No.8319857, || MEVATRON MDX / HPD, Part No.8496200, || MEVATRON KD-2 / HPD, Part No.8515520, || MEVATRON M3 6300 / HPD, Part No.9401316, || MEVATRON M2 6700 / HPD, Part No.9401407, || MEVATRON M2 6740 / HPD, Part No.9401506, || MEVATRON KDS / HPD, Part No.941522, || MEVATRON MD-2 / HPD, Part No.9401654, || MEVATRON MDX  2 / HPD, Part No.9401746, || MEVATRON KDS-2 / HPD, Part No.9411588, || MEVATRON KD-2 / HPD, Part No.9822685, || MEVATRON KDS-2 / HPD, Part No.9822693
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Medical Solutions, Oncology Care Systems, 4040 Nelson Ave., Concord, CA 94510, 4040 Nelson Ave, Concord CA 94520-1200
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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