Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall HARMONIC Blue Hand Piece & HARMONIC Hand Piece

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 Ethicon Endo-Surgery 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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    Class 2
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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
    Instrument, ultrasonic surgical - Product Code LFL
  • Causa
    Ethicon endo-surgery initiated a voluntary recall due to some lot numbers of the harmonic¿ hand piece (hp054) and the harmonic¿ blue hand piece (hpblue), which impacts their compatibility with the harmonic¿ generator 300 (gen04). the problem occurs after successful set up and initial use of harmonic¿ hand pieces (hp054 and hpblue) with the generator 300 (gen04). the procedure is interrupted when.
  • Acción
    Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc sent an URGENT: Product Correction Notification letter dated March 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, the action to be taken by the customer. Labels were enclosed that are used to identify the recalled product. Customers were instructed to fill out the Business Reply Form and fax it to Stericycle at 1-888-912-7091 within three business days for a credit. For questions regarding this recall call 513-337-3419.


  • Modelo / Serial
    HARMONIC¿ HP054 Hand Pieces Lot Numbers produced to-date: H92Y3M, J9039C, J90817, J90E7C, J9000C, J90432, J9084W, J90E7Z, J90029, J90470, J9088L, J90F3G,J9006C, J9054E, J9093L, J90F7Z, J9011D, J9056K, J9095C, J90G32, J90151, J9057V,J90974, J90G9Y,J9018H, J9058L, J90A45, J90H37,J9020F, J90624, J90A72, J90H4U, 9023D, J90681, J90C7X, J90H7D,J9027C, J9069F, J90C84, J90H9Y,J90314, J90726, J90D4N, J90J2N,J9034N, J90762, J90E0R, J90J8E,J9038W, J9076A, and J90E29.   HARMONIC¿ HPBLUE Hand Pieces Lot Numbers produced to-date: J9001P, J9053N, J9091G, J90D84,J9005J, J9057E, J90A2C, J90E55,J9010E, J9065U, J90A64, J90F76,J9042G, J90696, J90C36, J90G4C,J9050E, J9086W, J90C7U, and J90H46.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-USA including: AK,AL,AR,AZ,CA,CO,CT,DE,FL,GA,HI,IA,ID,IL,IN,KS,KY,LA,MA,MD,ME,MI,MN,MO,MS,MT,NCND,NE,NH,NJ,NM,NV,NY,OH,OK,OR,PA,RI,SC,SD,TN,TX,UT,VA,VT,WA,WI,WV, and WY. and the countries of: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cyprus, Ecuador, Egypt, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Korea (South),Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Antilles, Pakistan, Panama, Puerto Rico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates Uruguay, Venezuela & Yemen.
  • Descripción del producto
    HPBLUE: HARMONIC¿ Blue Hand Piece; HP054: HARMONIC¿ Hand Piece; Non-Sterile products are individually packed in a poly bag and then placed into an individual carton. Mfr. By: Ethicon Endo-Surgery, LLc, 475 Calle C, Guaynbo, PR 00969. || Indicated for soft tissue incisions when bleeding control and minimal thermal injury are desired. The instruments can be used as an adjunct to or substitute for electrosurgery, lasers, and steel scalpels.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ethicon Endo-Surgery Inc, 4545 Creek Rd, Cincinnati OH 45242-2803
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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