Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Acuson SC2000

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 USA, 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 2
  • 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
    System, imaging, pulsed doppler, ultrasonic - Product Code IYN
  • Causa
    Software issue results in inaccurate 3d image may result in ablation in wrong location.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent an Customer Safety Advisory Notification letter to all affected customers on July 10, 2013.The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer Letters provide steps to mitigate the risk and inform users that a software fix will be installed as soon as it is available. Siemens Service Engineers will contact all locations to arrange installation once fix is available. All personnel who use the ACUSON should be notified of the issue. Update September 17, 2013 : After discussion with CDRH, Siemens revised their letter to state that procedures using the ACUSON SC2000 system with BioSense Webster CARTO 3 equipped with CARTOSOUND Module and SoundSTAR Catheter should not be performed until the users system has been updated with the software upgrade that resolves the issue. For further questions please call (650) 694-5398.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model# 10433816 Software Version 3.0 Serial#'s: 401239 401189 401214 400416 400599 400600 401254 401260 401259 401161 400836 401111 401290 400641 401116 401236 401245 401241 401255 401361 400141 401108 401109 401213 400675 400882
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) including the states of IL, PA, AZ, OR, OH, NY, CO, TX and CA., and the countries of France, Germany, Japan, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan and Turkey.
  • Descripción del producto
    Acuson SC2000 volume imaging ultrasound systems at software version 3.0. || Mfg name: || Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. || Mountain View, CA 94043 || Medical Device for human use. Ultrasound imaging system used to measure anatomical structures and calculation packages that provide information to the clinician for clinical diagnosis purposes.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc., 685 E Middlefield Rd, Mountain View CA 94043-4045
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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