Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Instrument Kit for use with OsteoSponge SC grafts

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 Bacterin International, 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    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
    Orthopedic manual surgical instrument - Product Code LXH
  • Causa
    Instrument kits for osteosponge sc grafts, osteolock facet stabilization dowel, and bacfast hd facet dowel have incorrect sterilization parameters in the ifu and on the lid of the kits. sterilization parameters for the steam gravity 121 degree c (250 f) cycle were not validated and the dry time for the steam pre-vacuum 132 degree c (270 f) cycle was omitted.
  • Acción
    The firm, Bacterin, sent a "VOLUNTARY PRODUCT REMOVAL NOTIFICATION" letter and Steps for Voluntary Removal instructions, dated 03/03/2015, to their consignees on 3/9/2015. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The Consignees were instructed to check with your Inventory and Central Supply Departments to determine if you have the Instrument Kit for use with OsteoLock Facet Stabilization Dowel and BacFast HD Dowel listed; immediately remove all affected product and segregate the product in a secure location for return to Bacterin International, Inc.; complete and return the Tracking Verification Form to Bacterin (even if they do not have affected product to return) to listed address, by email or fax to 1-406-388-3380; indicate returned products on tracking/verification form; contact the firm via email at or call 1-406-388-0480 ext. 131 from 8am to 5pm Mountain Time to obtain instructions for returning the Instrument Kits to Bacterin; package the returned goods and send to Bacterin International, Inc. 664 Cruiser Lane, Belgrade, MT 59714. Consignees with further questions about recall, please call Regulator Affairs Manager at 406-388-9480 ext. 128 or send email to


  • Modelo / Serial
    SERIAL NUMBERS:  004, 005, 006, 009, 010, 011, 012, 018, 019, 020, 021, 022, 023, 024, 025, 026, 029, 30, 033, 036, 038, 040, 045, 048, 060, 063, 064, 065, 066, 067, 068, 069, 070, 071, 072, 073, 074, 075, 076, 077, 079, 081, 082, 083, 084, 085, 086, 087, 088, 089, 090, 091, 092, 093, 094, 095, 096, 097, 098, 099, 100, 101, and 102.
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution in states of: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Texas, and Virginia.
  • Descripción del producto
    Instrument Kit for use with OsteoSponge SC grafts. The Instrument Kit is used to insert OsteoSponge SC grafts to fill bone defects in the subchondral region of articulating joints. || The Instrument Kit is used to establish and maintain a port of entry for arthroscopic instruments or for an open procedure. The kit is also used to insert the OsteoSponge¿ SC graft during surgery. Such procedures include, but are not limited to, subchondral bone repair. || Affected Part numbers are 6508 and 6511.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Bacterin International, Inc., 600 Cruiser Ln, Belgrade MT 59714-9719
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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