Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Bionector Needleless connector

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 Vygon Corporation.

¿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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  • 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
    Catheter,intravascular,therapeutic,short-term less than 30 days - Product Code FOZ
  • Causa
    Vygon has uncovered potential problems with membrane elasticity in the 896.038, bionector needleless connector and is issuing a voluntary recall of the 896.038, bionector needleless connector.
  • Acción
    Vygon sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated August 28, 2014, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to check their stock for the affected product and immediately cease distribution, and quarantine all affected product immediately. Count and document the affected inventory on the "Recall Acknowledgement and Inventory Return Form. Customers were asked to fax or email the form to Vygon including customer contact information. Vygon customer service will contact the customer and issue a Return Merchandise Authorization number. Customers were instructed to return the product as well as the original signed Recall Acknowledgement and Inventory Return Form using the instructions from Customer Service involving product pick-up. All inventory will be credited at no cost to the customer. For questions regarding this recall call 800-473-5414.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product code and lot numbers: Product Code: 896.038, with lot Numbers: 291113EE, 070214EE, 210314EE, 280314EE.
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US including CA and Internationally to CA.
  • Descripción del producto
    Bionector Needleless connector. Bionector is a multi-purpose catheter accessory; a closed needle-less system permitting blood sampling, intermit ant injection and continuous infusion of fluids or medications to patients in a hospital or homecare situation.
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