Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall BIOMET 3i ART 1036 Dental Implant Radiographic Transparency

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 Biomet 3i, LLC.

¿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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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente 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
    Dental Implant Radiographic Transparency - Product Code NDP
  • Causa
    Images contained within radiographic transparency art 1036 are undersized.
  • Acción
    BIOMET3i sent an" Urgent Medical Device Recall letter " dated November, 2015, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Responsibilities: 1. Please review this notice and check your inventory for the affected item by comparing any on-hand ART 1036 Transparencies to a standard 8.5" x 11" sheet of paper. The non-conforming ART 1036 is approximately 7.8" x 10.2". 2. Immediately quarantine and remove all affected items from service. 3. Complete the attached Business Reply Form and either: a. fax it to 561-514-6316 or b. email it to or c. return it along with the affected product using the included shipping label 4. Return affected product to BIOMET 3i. For assistance or other questions that you may have relative to this notice, please contact BIOMET 3i at 1- 800-342-5454 or 1-561-776-6700. Team members are available to assist you 8:00am to 6:00pm (Eastern), Monday through Friday.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model Number: ART 1036, Rev. C 03/13; Purchase Order # 184427.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Distribution including Puerto Rico., and to the states of : CA, CO, FL, IL, MA, MI, MO, NY, OH, SC, TX, VA, WI, WV and Hawaii., and to the countries of : Australia, Germany, France, Greece, Northern Mariana Islands, Taiwan and Uruguay.
  • Descripción del producto
    Radiographic Transparency for Certain and External Connection Tapered Implants. Images that assist with measurements for dental implants.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Biomet 3i, LLC, 4555 Riverside Dr, Palm Beach Gardens FL 33410-4200
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
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