Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Coblator II System

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 ArthroCare Medical 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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  • 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
  • País del evento
  • 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
    Electrosurgical, cutting & coagulation & accessories - Product Code GEI
  • Causa
    The recalling firm was notified by the contract manufacturer that they had reversed the l2, l3, l4, or l5 components on the p/n09010 rohs boards of the coblator ii controller (model rf8000e).
  • Acción
    ArthroCare sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated February 2015 to customers. A response form will be included in the letter and a follow up notifcation letter will be sent to non-responding consignees. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. For questions contact your local Returns Department Representative at 800-343-5717, option 3.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial Numbers: CA0N0000FT, CA0N0000H0, CA0N0000H7, CA0N0000J6, CA0N0000KJ, CA0N0000KK, CA0N0000KL, CA0N0000FW, CA0N0000G5, CA0N0000G6, CA0N0000H1, CA0N0000FR, CA0N0000FZ, CA0N0000KF, CA0N0000GH
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution in the states of TN, IA, AZ, NE, SD, NY, and OK.
  • Descripción del producto
    Coblator II System, 120V. || Product Usage: The Coblator II (Model RF8000E) is a bipolar, radiofrequency electrosurgical system designed for use in otorhinolaryngology (ENT) surgery. The system consists of the following components: an electrosurgical radiofrequency controller, a reusable, non-sterile Power Cord; a reusable, non-sterile Foot Control; a reusable, non-sterile Flow control Valve Unit; a reusable, non-sterile flow control cable; a single use, disposable, sterile Wand. The Coblator II is indicated for ablation, resection, and coagulation of soft tissue and hemostasis of blood vessels in otorhinolaryngology (ENT) surgery.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    ArthroCare Medical Corporation, 7000 W William Cannon Dr, Austin TX 78735-8509
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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