Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall CelluTome

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 KCI USA, 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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  • Estado 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
    Dermatome - Product Code GFD
  • Causa
    Kci has received reports that, in a small number of cases, the cellutome harvester (a component of the cellutome epidermal harvesting system), blades have the potential to drift during shipping and could prematurely protrude into openings of harvester top plate.
  • Acción
    KCI sent an Urgent - Voluntary Medical Device Field Notification letter to all affected consignees on December 8, 2014. The letter notified the customer of the issue, and provided instructions to inspect their harvester prior to use. If blade drift is identified, instructionswere provided to the customer to either return the device to KCI, or if they wish, how to reset the blade prior to use. The letter instructs the customer to respond to the recall notifcation by returning the product reconciliation form attached the letter. Follow-up notifcations will be send to non-responding consignees. Consignees with questions were instructed to contact their local KCI Representative or Customer Technical Service Center at 1-800-275-4524 and select option 3. For questions regarding this recall call 210-515-4108.


  • Modelo / Serial
    CT-H25 lot numbers: 3249980000, 3249990000, 3250010000, 2537872, 2556866; CT-H50 lot numbers: 3249660000, 3249840000, 3250050000, 2498886, 2510874, 2537879, 2545871
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (Nationwide) and Internationally to Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Isreal, Netherlands, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switerland, Turkey, UAE, and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    CelluTome Epidermal Harvesting System Harvester (5.0 CM) STERILE EO Rx Only Manufactured for: KCI USA, Inc. Part Number CT-H50 or CT-H25 || The CelluTome Epidermal Harvesting System is intended to reproducibly cut a thin skin graft for autologous skin grafting.
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