Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall GuideLiner V2 Catheter

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 Vascular Solutions, 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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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Catheter, percutaneous - Product Code DQY
  • Causa
    Vascular solutions has became aware of a potential defect with their 6f guideliner v2 catheters (model 5571) with lot number 555038. use of this product could result in the catheter shaft separating from the pushwire on the device. this may cause a procedural delay and/or injury possibly requiring medical intervention.
  • Acción
    Vascular Solutions sent an "URGENT: MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL" letter dated January 17, 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identifies the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. The letter instructs customers to check their inventory for the affected product , immediately remove the product and place the product in a secure area. Additionally, customers were asked to complete and return a Field Action Customer Inventory Form to the Customer Service Department via fax at 763-656-4251 or e-mail at Customers may contact their local sales representative for questions concerning this recall.


  • Modelo / Serial
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution including the states of AL, AZ, AR, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LAM ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, WA, WV, and WI.
  • Descripción del producto
    Vascular Solutions, GuideLiner V2 Catheter, Rx only, Sterile EO, Catalog Number 5571, 6F, Vascular Solutions, Inc., 6464 Sycamore Court, Minneapolis, MN 55369. || Intended to be used in conjunction with guide catheters to access discrete regions of the coronary and or peripheral vasculature and too facilitate placement and exchange of guidewired and other interventional devices.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Vascular Solutions, Inc., 6464 Sycamore Ct N, Minneapolis MN 55369-6032
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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