Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall ACUSON SC2000 Ultrasound System

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
  • 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, imaging, pulsed doppler, ultrasonic - Product Code IYN
  • Causa
    The bolt holding the control panel of the acuson sc2000 in a fixed position may fail and the control panel cannot be locked into position.
  • Acción
    Siemens Medical sent an Customer Safety Advisory Notification to all affected customers on January 12, 2015 , via Certified mail, return receipt requested.The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. At this time there is not mitigation to avoid risk associated with this issue. Local Customer Service Engineers will be contacting each site to replace the console. Until the necessary repairs have been completed, please share the information with all uses of the device. If you have any questions, please contact your local service support person for information regarding timelines and status. Until the necessary repairs have been completed on your system, please share this information with all personnel within your organization who need to be aware of this issue. As always, patient safety issues are a very high priority. To date, no patient injury has been reported. This problem was discovered as part of our ongoing quality process. We sincerely regret any inconvenience this condition may cause in your daily operations. For further questions please call (650) 694-5398.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model number 10433816. serial numbers 401100 to 401400.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA and the countries of Australia, Austria, Belarus, Canada, Ecuador, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, India, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lithuania, Mexico, Nigeria, P.R. China, Philippines, Portugal, Republic Korea, Russian Fed., Saudi Arabia, Serbia, South Africa, Spain, Suriname, Sweden, Taiwan, Turkey, U.A.E. and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    ACUSON SC2000 Ultrasound System, Model 10433816, component 10040596 - UILK2. || The SC2000 ultrasound imaging system is intended for the following applications: Cardiac, Neo-natal and Fetal Cardiac, Pediatric, Transespohageal, Adult Cephalic, Peripheral Vessel, Abdominal, Abdominal Intraoperative, Intraoperative Neurological, Musculo-skeletal Conventional, and Musculo-skeletal Superficial applications. The system also provides the ability to measure anatomical structures and calculation packages that provide information to the clinician that may be used adjunctively with other medical data obtained by a physician 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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