Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall GE Automatic Mobile XRay 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 GE Healthcare, LLC.

¿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
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización 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
    System, x-ray, mobile - Product Code IZL
  • Causa
    Ge healthcare has become aware of a discrepancy on the x-ray source assembly of the mobile radiographic product, related to the light field to x-ray field edge alignment.
  • Acción
    GE Healthcare will issue an Important Electronic Product Radiation Warning letter to customers. The letter will describe the defect and related hazards, along with the safety instructions, affected product, and product correction GE Healthcare will, without charge, remedy the defect or bring the product into compliance with each applicable Federal and IEC standard in accordance with an approved plan, the details of which will be included in a subsequent communication to customers or through a GE Healthcare field engineer site visit. A GE Healthcare Service Representative will update the external tube port on the source assembly to address the issue. Questions or concerns can be directed to the Call Center at 800-437-1171 or your local GE Healthcare Service Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All associated serial numbers.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    USA (nationwide)
  • Descripción del producto
    GE Healthcare Automatic Mobile X- Ray (AMX) series: Brivo XR285 15KW, Brivo XR285 30KW, Optima XR200 15KW, Optima XR200 30KW, Optima XR220 15KW, and Optima XR220 30KW. || General Electric, Waukesha, WI || Indicated for taking radiographic exposures of the skull, spinal column, chest, abdomen, extremities, and other body parts with the patient sitting, standing, or lying in the prone or supine position.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    GE Healthcare, LLC, 3000 N Grandview Blvd, Waukesha WI 53188-1615
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source