Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Evicel Accessory Device

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 Ethicon, 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
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Syringe, piston - Product Code FMF
  • Causa
    Products labeled for distribution outside the united states may have been distributed to customers in the united states.
  • Acción
    Letters distributed on 3/7/18 to hospitals instructed them to: 1. Examine your inventory immediately to determine if you have the product lot subject to this recall (removal) on hand and quarantine such product(s). 2. Remove the product lot subject to this recall (removal) and communicate the issue to all relevant operating room or materials management personnel, or anyone else in your facility who needs to be informed. If any of the devices subject to this recall (removal) have been forwarded to another facility, please contact that facility to arrange return. 3. Complete the Business Reply Form (BRF) (Attachment 2) confirming receipt of this notice and fax or email it to Stericycle at 1-877-473-7068 or within three (3) businessdays. Please return the BRF even if you do not have the product lot subject to this recall(removal). 4. Customers are required to return all unused EVICEL¿ 45 CM Flexible (Accessory) Tip devices for the lot subject to this recall (Lot 17-0102 Code EVT45) that are in their inventory immediately. Only unused EVICEL¿ 45 CM Flexible (Accessory) Tip devices for the lot subject to this recall (removal) returned by June 30, 2018 will be eligible for replacement. Any unused EVICEL¿ 45 CM Flexible (Accessory) Tip devices for the lot subject to this recall (removal) returned after June 30, 2018 will not be eligible for replacement. 5. To return unused EVICEL¿ 45 CM Flexible (Accessory) Tip devices for the lot subject to this recall (removal), photocopy the completed BRF, place it in the box with the subject product(s), and affix the pre-paid authorized shipping label included with this recall (removal) notification letter. Ethicon will pay for the shipping charges only if the authorized label is used. Extra shipping labels may be obtained by calling Stericycle at 1-877-597-9582 and referencing Event 4528. Your JJHCS number and mailing address have been pre-populated on the BRF. Distributors were instructed to: 1. E


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 17-0102
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    The device was distributed to the following states: AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, FL, GA, IA, IL MD, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NJ, NV, NY, OH, PA, TN, TX, WA, WI, and WV. The device was also distributed to Puerto Rico.
  • Descripción del producto
    Evicel Accessory Device - 45 cm Flexible Tip (SET OF 3), Product Code EVT45. Accessory Tips for use only with EVICEL Fibrin Sealant (Human) Application Device.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ethicon, Inc., Us Highway 22 West, Somerville NJ 08876
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source