Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall EVac 70 XTRA with Integrated Cable and PROcise EZ View with Integrated Cable

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 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Wands inspected with the adaptor fixture were released to the field not meeting the dielectric (hipot) specifications.
  • Acción
    Smith&Nephew; sent an Urgent Notification letter dated June 10, 2015 via mail/courier service with delivery tracking/confirmation to affected customers. A response form is included in the notification letter. A follow up letter will be sent to non-responding consignees. Customers were instructed to complete the acknowledgement form and return via fax or email.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers 1093290 and 1091254
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide and the countries of Australia, Belgium, Germany, Spain, United Kingdom, Ireland, India, Italy and Singapore.
  • Descripción del producto
    EVac 70 XTRA with Integrated Cable and PROcise EZ View with Integrated Cable || Product Usage: || PLASMA WAND devices are indicated for ablation, resection, and coagulation of soft tissue and hemostasis of blood vessels in otorhinolaryngology (ENT) surgery including: adenoidectomy, cysts, head, neck, oral, and sinus surgery, mastoidectomy, myringotomy with effective hemorrhage control, nasal airway obstruction be reduction of hypertrophic nasal turbinates, nasopharyngeal/laryngeal indications including tracheal procedures, laryngeal polypectomy, and laryngeal lesion debulking, neck mass, papilloma keloids, submucosal palatal shrinkage, submucosal tissue shrinkage, tonsillectomy (including palatine tonsils), traditional uvulopalatoplasty (RAUP), tumors, and tissue in the uvula/soft palate for the treatment of snoring. It is intended for procedures using a conductive media, such as normal saline or Ringers lactate.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    ArthroCare Corporation, 7000 W William Cannon Dr, Austin TX 78735-8509
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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