Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Continuous Peropheral Nerve Block Catheter Kit and Set

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 Arrow International 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente del evento
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  • 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
    Anesthesia conduction kit - Product Code CAZ
  • Causa
    A labeling inconsistency was discovered in which the lidstock states that the kit contains a stimulator cable with 1.5mm socket, however, the kit contains a stimulator cable with 1.5mm pin.
  • Acción
    The firm, Arrow International, Inc., sent an "Urgent Medical Device Recall Notification" letter dated October 14, 2013 to its customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately discontinue use and quarantine any of listed affected products/lots you have in stock; return affected products, customer service representative will contact you with RGA# and instructions for the return of the product, and complete enclosed Recall Acknowledgement form and fax to 1-800-343-2935, Attn: Customer Service, even if you have not affected product. If you have any other questions, feel free to contact your local sales representative or Customer Service at 1-800-343-2935.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product number AB-07200 Stimulator Adapter Cable with lot numbers: RF0059570, RF2069779, RF0088984, RF2108983, RF0128588, RF3052266, RF1071764.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: US (nationwide) including states of: MA, LA, CA, GA, KS, TX, PA, NY, MO, WI, NJ, MS, CT, ID, AL, CO, and PR; and Singapore.
  • Descripción del producto
    Continuous Peripheral Nerve Block Catheter Kit and Set || Continuous Peripheral Nerve Block Catheter Kit and Set permits placement of catheters next to nerves and nerve plexuses for continuous nerve block anesthesia or analgesia techniques for periods not exceeding 72 hours.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Arrow International Inc, 2400 Bernville Road, Reading PA 19605
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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