Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Hummer IV Microdebrider System

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 Stryker Instruments Div. of Stryker 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
    Drill, surgical, ent (electric or pneumatic) including handpiece - Product Code ERL
  • Causa
    Stryker instruments is voluntarily recalling the single use 2.5mm aggressive blade because the line on the affected part (p/n 5290-928-000, lot #13280cg2) was a straight line without a number scale or logo. the line required for this part number includes a number scale that goes from 1cm  7cm.
  • Acción
    Stryker Instruments sent an Recall Notification dated March 18, 2014, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed if you have further distributed this product, please forward this letter and the attached Business Reply Form (BRF)to all affected locations. Please indicate each location on the BRF. A FedEx shipping label will be emailed to each account upon receipt of the signed Business Reply Form. This label will allow the account to return the product to be destroyed. A Business Reply Form will be included in each mailing. Return of this form will serve as confirmation that the account has received the notification and executed the recall. Follow up phone calls, emails, and faxes will be sent to non-responding accounts as necessary. Product destruction will be handled at Stryker Instruments, Kalamazoo. Labeling will be defaced and the Aggressive Blades will be disposed of in the trash compactor. For questions regarding this recall please contact Stryker Instruments: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm (EST) 269-389-2921


  • Modelo / Serial
    P/N 5290-628-000, Lot #13280CG2
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution including the states of NV, CA, WA, TN, OR, SD, ID, IN and CO., and Internationally to Malaysia
  • Descripción del producto
    2.5MM Aggressive Blade || Known as a Sinuscopic Shaver Blade, this device is composed of a metal cutter and plastic drive shaft that goes into a metal housing supported by a plastic hub. || ENT Precision Cutter, Aggressive, ESSxlHUMMER 4, Rx Only || It is used for ENT procedures and functions by means of rotation when adapted to a handpiece and console. Through the rotation, the necessary tissue is resected as required by the user. The blade housing has an etching line guide that starts with a straight line and along with a scale from 1cm to 7cm in 1cm increments that serves the doctor as a guide by indicating how far the device is being introduced into the surgical area.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stryker Instruments Div. of Stryker Corporation, 4100 E Milham Ave, Portage MI 49002-9704
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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