Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Complete SE Biliary Stent System, SC680L (6 mm x 120 mm)

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 Medtronic CardioVascular.

¿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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • 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
    Catheter, biliary, diagnostic - Product Code FGE
  • Causa
    Mislabeling-- a lot of 5 mm x 12 mm stents were labeled as 6 mm x 80 mm stents and vice versa.
  • Acción
    Medtronic, Inc. issued an "Urgent - Voluntary Medical Device Recall" communication dated July 17, 2009 asking consignees to segregate labeled lot numbers until a representative from the firm arrived to retrieve the products. For further information, contact your local Medtronic representative or call Medtronic, Inc. at 1-707-525-0111.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Number: 0000983806, use by date 03/17/2011.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Product was distributed to 24 consignees in TX, MO, PA, MN, NY, IL, CA, IN, AZ, TN, OH, MI, and CT.
  • Descripción del producto
    Complete SE Biliary Stent System, SC680L (6 mm x 120 mm), lot number 0000983806, UPC code 006133994186669, use by date 03/17/2011, manufactured by Medtronic CardioVascular, Santa Rosa, CA. || Indicated for use in the palliation of malignant neoplasms in the biliary tree.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medtronic CardioVascular, 3576 Unocal Pl, Santa Rosa CA 95403
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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