Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Femoral Stems

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 Exactech, 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
    Prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/ceramic/polymer, cemented or non-porous, uncemented - Product Code LZO
  • Causa
    Labeled with the incorrect global trade item number (gtin). the gtin on the label identifies the devices as another.
  • Acción
    Exatech sent an Important Notification letter dated May 16, 2016, to all affected customers. The letter notified customers of the product's incorrect Global Trade Item Number. Customers were instructed to cease distribution/use of the product, extend the information to accounts possessing the recalled product, identify and quarantine any devices in inventory, and to complete and return the Recall Inventory Response Form acknowledging that they received the recall notification. Customers were instructed to call 800-392-2832 with any questions. For questions regarding this recall call 352-377-1140.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog #: 160-33-17; Serial#: 4192419, 4192420; Exp Date: 11/28/2020. Catalog #: 160-33-17; Serial#: 4223628, 4223629, 4223630, 4223631, 4223632, 4223633; Exp Date: 01/02/2021.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribuiton to OK, ME, NY, & Hawaii.
  • Descripción del producto
    Novation Press-Fit Splined RDD, Extended Offset, HA Coated, 12/14 Taper Femoral Stems, Size 17. || Product Usage Femoral stems are indicated for use in skeletally mature individuals undergoing primary surgery for hip replacement due to osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteonecrosis, post-traumatic degenerative problems of the hip, and proximal femoral fractures. Also potentially indicated for ankylosing spondylitis, congenital hip dysplasia, revision of failed previous reconstructions where sufficient bone stock is present, and to restore mobility resulting from previous fusion. Intended for press-fit fixation.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Exactech, Inc., 2320 NW 66th Ct, Gainesville FL 32653-1630
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source