Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Arrow Nerve Block Component, Product Code: AB18040N

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
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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
    Anesthesia conduction kit - Product Code CAZ
  • Causa
    Arrow is recalling certain lots of the continuous nerve block component, product code: ab-18040-n, due to a labeling inconsistency. the product lidstock incorrectly identifies the needle in the finished good as 17ga rather than the correct 18ga. the product included in the package is the correct 18ga size. no injuries or illnesses have been reported.
  • Acción
    An urgent medical device recall notification, dated November 11, 2014, was sent to consignees which identified the product, problem, and action to be taken. Customers with affected stock were asked to immediately discontinue use and quarantine any products with the catalog and lot number. To return product, the Recall Acknowledgement Form should be completed and faxed to 1-855-419-8507 Attn: Customer Service or email it to A customer service representative will be in contact to provide instructions for the return of product. All customers were asked to complete the Recall Acknowledgment Form and fax it to 1-855-419-8507, Attn: Customer Service or email it to


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Number: AB-18040-N;  Lot Number:  RF2096425,  RF2010131,  RF1057898,  RF0074365,  RF0035689
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution.
  • Descripción del producto
    Arrow Nerve Block Component, Product Code: AB-18040-N: 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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