Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de CooperSurgical

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 CooperSurgical, 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 3
  • Número 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
    Curette, suction, endometrial (and accessories) - Product Code HHK
  • Causa
    The product has been identified to contain an incorrect curette type.
  • Acción
    CooperSurgical sent an Recall letter dated October 27, 2014, via UPS to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. The subject device does not meet the required release specification as it contains an incorrect curette type. No adverse events or injuries have been reported to date in connection with the use of the CANNULA CURETTE. The event was discovered during internal investigation. Products that do not meet the above criteria are safe to use alongside the DFU guideline.The letter requests that customers return the recalled product for a full refund or exchange. If you have any further questions please feel free to call (203) 601.5200.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Code: 147234
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution including the states of NY, MO and NV.
  • Descripción del producto
    Cooper Surgical CANNULA-CURETTE 12MM; Model Number: MX562 || The CooperSurgical SUCTION CANNULA-CURETTE device is used to remove tissue from within the uterine cavity on an outpatient basis. The primary uses for this device are for endometrial sampling especially of those patients with a higher risk of cancer. The curettes must be used with a suction pump, as well as sterile tubing, and a swivel handle. The rigid plastic suction curette is sterile and disposable. The Cannula Curette is available in the following styles: Long Curved, Long Straight, and Short Curved.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    CooperSurgical, Inc., 75 Vista Pl, Trumbull CT 06611-3934
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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