Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Dressing M/U XL,

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 Breg 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.

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
    Tape and bandage, adhesive - Product Code KGX
  • Causa
    They may not have been sealed prior to sterilization. products with unsealed pouches will be non-sterile.
  • Acción
    Breg sent an Urgent Medical Device Correction Letter to customers on 4/13/17. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to: Please take the following actions: 1) Determine if any potentially affected products are in your stock by comparing each product's Lot and Date to the Lot Numbers and Expiration Dates in the table above. Refer to Picture 2 for the location of these fields on the product packaging. 2) Once you have matched Lot and Date, inspect the product to identify any open (unsealed) pouches. Refer to Picture 1 below. 3) Remove any open pouches from your inventory and discard. 4) Complete the Response Form included as Attachment A, and email or fax to Breg as follows: a. E-mail: Subject: Sterile Dressing Correction b. Fax: 800-FAX-BREG (329-2734)- Subject: Sterile Dressing Correction Customers with questions are instructed to contact Breg Customer Care at (800) 321-0607.


  • Modelo / Serial
    D163474, D163544
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Dressing M/U XL, P/N 02344 || Product Usage: || These products are sterile dressings used as an insulation barrier between the Polar Care cold therapy pad and the skin. Sterile dressings are typically applied in a non-sterile environment after post-op and on occasion may be applied in a sterile environment. Breg has determined that a small percentage (approximately 0.22%) of these products may have been sent with unsealed pouches by the contract manufacturer. Customers will be contacted and instructed to inspect their inventory for any product with unsealed pouches and discard them.
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