Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Discovery NM630

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 GE Healthcare, 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 1
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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, tomography, computed, emission - Product Code KPS
  • Causa
    Ge became aware of an incident at a va medical center facility in the us in which a patient died due to injuries sustained while being scanned on an infinia hawkeye 4 nuclear medicine system. update: on july 03, 2013 ge notified hospitals that they are recalling several nuclear medicine imaging systems because serious injuries or deaths could occur due to the failure mode associated with this re.
  • Acción
    GE sent an Urgent Medical Device Correction letter dated June 17, 2013 to all affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, recommended that qualified service personnel maintain the equipment and that Preventative Maintenance procedures are executed according to labeling. Also the Safety Chapter Sections should be re-reviewed with personnel to ensure proper operation of the equipment. GE notified customers again on July 03, 2013, via Urgent Medical Device Recall letter (including confirmation of delivery for US customers) and follow-up telephone call. Customers were instructed to cease using the affected system until GE Healthcare Field Engineer can complete an inspection of the system and perform any necessary repairs at no cost. A GE Healthcare representative will contact the hospitals to arrange for the inspection.


  • Modelo / Serial
    System ID: 0850260134, 083026001113611, 00001NUC11, 00052NUC11, 030029NU05, 030151NU15, 030359NU07, 201418D630, 205333D630, 207664NM630, 208455NM630, 217544PH630, 251639D630, 262574D630, 269945D630, 270417D630, 281540D630, 301877D630, 305596D630A, 305596D630B, 317887D630, 318448D630, 318798D630, 319364D630A, 319364D630B, 330386D630, 334287NM630, 34363NUC01, 407431NU01, 409212NM630, 417533D630, 417781D630, 469814NM630, 580531NM630, 585922NM630, 601288D630, 601354D630, 601798D630, 609978D630, 614NCH630, 618443DISC1, 618842DISC1, 618942NM630, 619474D630, 651DSC630, 702388VNM2, 704355D630, 708684D630, 716372NM630, 719587D630, 770751D630, 773282D630, 801714D630, 804675D630A, 808485NM630, 813558D630, 813615D630, 814623D630, 815564D630, 816234D630, 843347D630, 843797TD630, 845454D630, 870939NU01, 870939NU02, 901226D630, 903GSD630, 904276DSC1, 904321DSC1, 905684D630, 913345D630, 918502DIS1, 936NMD630, 937SNHC630, 941LWRNM630, 956523D630, 978354DSV630, 989227D630, A5131865, A5366307, A5384208, A5812287, EG1040NM01, H002NU03, H3001NUC01, HC0863NU02, IE1018MN03, IE1044NM01, JHDSV630NM, M4216453, M4476428, M45052111, NM22073, NO1035MN06, NT3001, NT3002, NT3003, NT3010, NT3020, O009NU09, OSC630, PC3003NU01, PMAB01NU04, POIN630, PRINCE630, RTD0739, RU1136NM01, TP0004NU01.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide including Guam, Puerto Rico and the countries of : Afghanistan, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Korea (Republic of), Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malaysia, Malta, Martinique, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam.
  • Descripción del producto
    Discovery NM 630, dual detector free-geometry integrated nuclear imaging system. || Product Usage: The GE Discovery NM 630 system is a medical tool intended for use by appropriately trained healthcare professionals to aid in detecting, localizing, diagnosing of diseases and in assessment of organ function for the evaluation of diseases, trauma, abnormalities, and disorders such as, but not limited to, cardiovascular disease, neurological disorders and cancer. The system output can also be used by the physician for staging and restaging of tumors, planning, guiding, and monitoring therapy. The GE Discovery NM 630 system is a Nuclear Medicine (NM) system, which is intended to yield General Nuclear Medicine imaging procedures for detection of radioisotope tracer uptake in the patient body, using a variety of scanning modes supported by various acquisition types and imaging features designed to enhance image quality. The scanning modes include planar mode (Static, Multi-gated, Dynamic and Whole body scanning) and tomographic mode (SPECT, Gated SPECT, Whole body SPECT). The acquisition types include single and multi-isotope/ multi peak frame/list mode single-photon imaging. The imaging-enhancement features include assortment of collimators, gating by physiological signals, and real-time automatic body contouring. The GE Discovery NM 630 system may include signal analysis and display equipment, patient and equipment supports, components and accessories. The system may be used for patients of all ages.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    GE Healthcare, LLC, 3000 N Grandview Blvd, Waukesha WI 53188-1615
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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