Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Certain LowProfile, Angled Abutment

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
  • 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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  • 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
    Abutment, implant, dental, endosseous - Product Code NHA
  • Causa
    Biomet 3i initiated a recall for a small percentage of the 33mm (ilpac3217) abutment packages that may contain the 5mm (ilpac5217) abutment.
  • Acción
    Biomet 3i , LLC sent Urgent: Medical Device Recall notices on 1/10/2012 to each customer in via e-mail, facsimile, telephone or postal mail. The letters identified the affected product and the reason for the recall. Each customer was instructed to check their respective inventory for the affected product and return any unused product to Biomet 3i at the address provided. Biomet 3i will issue replacement product at no charge. Questions or concerns should be directed to 1-800-342-5454.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Numbers: 2011060659, 2011070773, 2011070988, 2011071332, 2011071575, 2011080241, 2011080697, and 2011091179.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- Canada, Chile, Columbia, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, US, and Vietnam.
  • Descripción del producto
    Certain Low-Profile, Angled Abutment, Model Number ILPAC3217. Product is labeled in part: "***Biomet 3i***4555 Riverside Drive , Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 USA***REF ILPAC3217***LOT 2011091179***Certain Low Profile 17 Abutment***3.4mm(D) X 2mm(H)***Abutment:; Pillar; Abutment; Abutment; Pilastro; Pillar***CE dose***Use by 2016-09***Sterile using Radiation***RX Only***Do not reuse***Consult accompanying documents***Do not re-sterilize***Do not use if package is damaged***ILPAC3217***2011091179***"P-LBLNY3P***Rev. D***". || Intended to provide a means to attach crown restorations or implant frameworks to 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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