Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall FalopeRing Dilator

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 Gyrus Medical, 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Device, occlusion, tubal, contraceptive - Product Code KNH
  • Causa
    Falope-ring dilator for reusable falope-ring band applicators have been sold as a stand-alone non-sterile component. the dilator is intended to assist placement of the falope-ring band on the reusable falope applicator.
  • Acción
    Olympus sent a "Medical Device Recall" letter dated July 7, 2014 to affected customers. The letter was addressed to Surgery Department & Risk Management Department. The letter described the product being recalled, problem and actions to be take. Consignees were advised to immediately cease further use of any affected product and to remove and discard it. Customers were to fax the completed questionnaire to 484-896-7128. For questions contact Laura Storms at 484-896-5688 or at


  • Modelo / Serial
    catalog No.: 000878-4, not lot controlled.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide - US Nationwide Distribution in the states of AL, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, LA, MD, MI, ,MN, MS, NH, HY, OH,OR, PA, TN TX, UT, VA, WA, WI,and WV. and the country of CANADA.
  • Descripción del producto
    Gyrus ACMI Falope-Ring Dilator, item 000878-4. The Falope-Ring Dilator is a conical plastic device that is a component of the Falope-Ring Band Contraceptive Tubal Occlusion Device procedure pack (FRB-30). The Falope-Ring Band Contraceptive Tubal Occlusion Device (TOD) consists of a cylindrical radiopaque silicone band that occludes the lumen of the Fallopian tube when placed over a looped segment of the tube. The FRB-30 (used with the reusable applicators) consists of one reusable Falope-Ring Guide, an instruction manual and 30 procedure kits. Each kit is provided sterile and includes one dilator and two Falope Bands.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Gyrus Medical, Inc, 6655 Wedgwood Rd N Ste 160, Osseo MN 55311-3613
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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