Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Flex SENSE Body Coil used with the the ACS NT, Intera 1.5T and Achieva 1.5T MR Philips MRI systems

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 Philips Electronics North America 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
    System, nuclear magnetic resonance imaging - Product Code LNH
  • Causa
    Wrong positioning of the coil cables can create unintended resonances via the patient or elevated coil cable temperature due to coupling to the qbc. the combined use of the sense coil, high sar level scanning and placement of the cables contrary to instructions for use can lead to patient burns.
  • Acción
    On 6/18/2015, the Field Safety Notice / Medical Device Correction Notice was sent to customers via certified mailing. The letter explains the issue and provides user instructions. A sleeve is being developed that will be applied to the cable on the Sense Body Coil 1.5T and provide consistent spacing between the cable and the patient, thereby reducing the chance of RF interaction and heating. This sleeve will be distributed as part of a Field Change Order with reference FCO781 00437 for Sense Body Coils in the installed base and will be installed by the Philips Field Service Engineers.


  • Modelo / Serial
    4522 131 5575x 4522 132 1985x 4522 132 7619x 4598 000 5187x 4598 000 5189x 4598 003 59051
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US: Nationwide OUS: Canada, Afghanistan Albania Algeria Andorra Argentina Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bangladesh Belarus Belgium Bolivia Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Burkina Faso Chile China Colombia Columbia Congo, Democratic Costa Rica Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt Estonia Ethiopia Finland France Georgia Germany Ghana Greece Guadeloupe Hong Kong Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran Iraq Ireland Israel Italy Japan Jersey Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Korea, Republic of Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Latvia Lebanon Libya Lithuania Luxembourg Malaysia Malta Martinique Mauritius Mexico Monaco Mongolia Morocco Mozambique Nepal Netherlands New Caledonia New Zealand Norway Oman Pakistan Palestinian territory, occupied Panama Papua New Guinea Peru Philippines Poland Portugal Puerto Rico Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saudi Arabia Serbia Singapore Slovakia Slovenia South Africa Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Taiwan Tanzania Thailand Tunisia Turkey Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom Venezuela Viet Nam Yemen Zimbabwe
  • Descripción del producto
    SENSE Body Coil 1.5T with identification; used in the ACS NT, Intera 1.5T and Achieva 1.5T MR system
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Philips Electronics North America Corporation, 3000 Minuteman Rd, Andover MA 01810-1032
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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