Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Hyfrecator 2000 Electrosurgical Units

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 ConMed 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.

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
  • Estado del evento
  • País 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
    Electrosurgical, cutting & coagulation & accessories - Product Code GEI
  • Causa
    For over a year, the accessory packages in the hyfrecator 2000 esu cartons were packaged in error by the manufacturer with non-sterile p/n 7-796-19 handpiece sheaths in pouches that were labeled as sterile. this could cause an end user to use a non-sterile sheath as if it were sterile.
  • Acción
    ConMed sent an URGENT: MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL Notices (dated 2/28/2017)to all affected US customers by USPS First Class Mail. International letters are in the process of translation and are scheduled to be sent by March 15, 2017. Customers were instructed to review their inventory for any of the affected product and were asked to complete the business reply form and return it to ConMed Corporation, 525 French Road, Utica, New York 13502. Customers with questions or requests should contact the Field Action Support Team at 1-800-448-6506, fax to 315-624-3225, or email For questions regarding this recall call 315-624-3533.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Affected Lot Numbers: 201511234, 201512074, 201512094, 201601064, 201603284
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) Internationally to Australia, Canada, Germany, Italy, UK, Great Britain, and Ireland.
  • Descripción del producto
    HYFRECATOR 2000 HANDPIECE SHEATH, REF/Part Number 7-796-19, Rx ONLY, STERILE, Single Patient Use -- CONMED CORPORATION, 525 FRENCH ROAD UTICA, NY 13502. --- There is no problem with the Hyfrecator 2000 Electrosurgical Units or with cases of P/N 7-796-19 sold in cases as P/N 7-796-19BX or P/N 7-796-19CS.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    ConMed Corporation, 525 French Rd, Utica NY 13502-5945
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source