Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Bausch & Lomb Stellaris PC w/ Laser Upgrade BL14334

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 Bausch & Lomb 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
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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
    Laser, ophthalmic - Product Code HQF
  • Causa
    A software anomaly was identified where the system may automatically transition from "standby" to "ready to fire" state while in surgical use.
  • Acción
    Bausch & Lomb contacted customers by phone on November 4, 2014. Customers were informed of the conditions required for the device to malfunction. Customers were also notified that a software update to address the situation will be installed in their system within the next few weeks, and that the firm's service team will be scheduling a visit to each facility to install this software update. Customers were also told that in the meantime they may continue to use the device. For further questions please call (585) 338-6839.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial numbers:  SPC00747 and SPC 01918
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA Distribution including to the states of AL, CA, CT, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, MS, NH, NY, OH, OK, PA, TX, WI and WV., and to the countries of Austria, Australia, Belgium, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Malaysia, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Arab Emirates.
  • Descripción del producto
    Bausch & Lomb Stellaris PC w/ Laser Upgrade BL14334 (Stellaris PC w v4 Software) with BL2272 (Laser Upgrade kit) || Stellaris PC Vision Enhancement System with integrated laser module. System is used for the surgical treatment/removal of cataractous lens, vitreous removal and certain treatments of the posterior portion of the eye.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Bausch & Lomb Inc, 3365 Tree Court Industrial Blvd, Saint Louis MO 63122-6615
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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