Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall BladderScan BVM 9500

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 Verathon, 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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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • 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 echo, ultrasonic - Product Code IYO
  • Causa
    The bladderscan bvm 9500 devices may experience the loss of a factory installed software configuration file which results in a loss of the aorta measurement function.
  • Acción
    Verathon sent an URGENT Medical Device Recall Notification letter dated August 12, 2010 to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Verathon provided an addendum to the User Manual with instructions on how to reset the instrument. Customers were advised to: " Add the enclosed addendum to their current Users Manual. " Update the application software of the device to v2.7.0 or higher. If the customers had questions or needed support for the software update process, they were to contact Verathon Medical Customer Care at (425) 867-1348 or (800) 331-2313 or


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial numbers:   B5001000, B5001003, B5001004, B5001007, B5001011, B5001016, B5001017, B5001018, B5001020, B5001021, B5001022, B5001023, B5001024, B5001025, B5001026, B5001027, B5001032, B5001062, B5001069, B5001070, B5001074, B5001075, B5001076, B5001077, B5001078, B5001079, B5001080, B5001081, B5001088, B5001090, B5001091, B5001092, B5001093, B5001095, B5001098, B5001099, B5001101, B5001102, B5001103, B5001104, B5001105, B5001106, B5001107, B5001108, B5001109, B5001110, B5001111, B5001113, B5001114, B5001115, B5001116, B5001117, B5001118, B5001119, B5001120, B5001121, B5001122, B5001123, B5001124, B5001125, B5001126, B5001127, B5001128, B5001129, B5001132, B5001138, B5001139, B5001140, B5001141, B5001142, B5001143, B5001144, B5001147, B5001148, B5001149, B5001150, B5001152, B5001156, B5001157, B5001158, B5001159, B5001160, B5001162, B5001164, B5001166, B5001170, B5001171, B5001172, B5001173, B5001174, B5001175, B5001176, B5001177, B5001179, B5001180, B5001181, B5001182, B5001184, B5001186, B5001187, B5001188, B5001189, B5001190, B5001191, B5001192, B5001194, B5001195, B5001197, B5001198, B5001199, B5001200, B5001201, B5001202, B5001203, B5001204, B5001206, B5001208, B5001209, B5001210, B5001211, B5001212, B5001215, B5001217, B5001218, B5001219, B5001220, B5001221, B5001222, B5001223, B5001224, B5001225, B5001226, B5001228, B5001230, B5001231, B5001233, B5001234, B5001235, B5001236, B5001237, B5001238, B5001239, B5001240, B5001241, B5001245, B5001246, B5001247, B5001249, B5001250, B5001251, B5001252, B5001253, B5001254, B5001256, B5001264, B5001265, B5001266, B5001267, B5001268, B5001269, B5001271, B5001273, B5001274, B5001275, B5001276, B5001277, B5001278, B5001279, B5001280, B5001282, B5001283, B5001285, B5001286, B5001288, B5001289, B5001290, B5001291, B5001292, B5001293, B5001294, B5001295, B5001296, B5001297, B5001298, B5001299, B5001300, B5001302, B5001309, B5001310, B5001313, B5001314, B5001315, B5001316, B5001317, B5001318, B5001319, B5001320, B5001321, B5001322, B5001323, B5001327, B5001328, B5001329, B5001330, B5001331, B5001332, B5001333, B5001334, B5001335, B5001336, B5001338, B5001339, B5001340, B5001341, B5001342, B5001343, B5001344, B5001345, B5001346, B5001347, B5001348, B5001349, B5001350, B5001351, B5001352, B5001353, B5001354, B5001355, B5001356, B5001357, B5001358, B5001359, B5001360, B5001363, B5001364, B5001365, B5001366, B5001367, B5001368, B5001369, B5001370, B5001371, B5001372, B5001373, B5001374, B5001375, B5001376, B5001377, B5001378, B5001380, B5001383, B5001384, B5001385, B5001386, B5001387, B5001388, B5001390, B5001391, B5001392, and B5001393.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA and the countries of Australia, Canada, China, Colombia, European Union, United Kingdom, Saudi Arabia, and Singapore.
  • Descripción del producto
    BladderScan BVM 9500 || The BladderScan BVM 9500 is intended to project ultrasound energy through the lower abdomen to obtain an image of the bladder and measure urinary bladder volume and mass noninvasively.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Verathon, Inc., 20001 N Creek Pkwy, Bothell WA 98011-8218
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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