Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de daVinci TORS Indication of Use

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 Intuitive Surgical, 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
  • 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
    System,surgical,computer controlled instrument - Product Code NAY
  • Causa
    Promotional literature for use of the da vinci system for thyroidectomy, which had not been approved with a change to the 510(k).
  • Acción
    Intuitive sent a notification letter on October 17, 2011 by email to all consigness whose email address were on file. Also a copy of the letter was sent by registered mail on February 8, 2012 to all surgeons whose addresses were on file. The letters informed consignees that Intuitive Surgical were in the process of reviewing labeling for the da Vinci System in regard to use for thyroidectomy procedures. During this period, Intuitive will not provide or facilitate any promotional, training, case observations, proctoring or in case procedural support for use of the da Vinci System in conjunction with thyroidectomy procedures. The letters recommend consulting the institution policy regarding use of approved or cleared medical devices for procedures that are not specified in the labeled indication for use. Questions may be directed to customer service at 1-877-408-3872.


  • Modelo / Serial
    NA - marketing and promotional only.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    USA Nationwide distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Thyroidectomy Indication for the da Vinci Surgical Systems; || Product Usage: || da Vinci Thyroidectomy offers a minimally invasive surgery for both partial and total thyroidectomy procedures, including endoscopic and video assisted procedure that are preferable to conventional (open) procedures that utilize a cervical incision because they leave no visible neck scar.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Intuitive Surgical, Inc., 1266 Kifer Rd Bldg 100, Sunnyvale CA 94086-5304
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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