Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Integra Large Rickham Style Reservoir

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 Integra LifeSciences Corp..

¿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
    Shunt, central nervous system and components - Product Code JXG
  • Causa
    Integra became aware through an adverse complaint trend that rickham style reservoirs with bent or broken connectors that were shipped in sleeve-type packages were found prior to use but after the sterile package was open.
  • Acción
    Integra sent an Urgent Voluntary Medical Device Recall letter dated November 13, 2013, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to inspect their inventory for the affected product and if located stop using immediately. Customers were asked to complete the attached form and return it to Integra as indicated and keep a copy of the form for their records. Once the form was received by Integra they will send an RMA number, directions to return the product, and input an order to replace the quantity they indicated on the form. Customers with questions were instructed to call 1-855-532-1723. For questions regarding this recall call 855-532-1723.


  • Modelo / Serial
    1094085, 1101479, 1101647, 1102403, 1102807, 1104174, 1110043, 1120817, 1130797, 1131331, 1131660
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA including FL, NE, WI, WA, CT, ND, AL, NY, NH, OR, OK, MN, and TX. Internationally to Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, France, Great Britian, Italy, Poland, and Portugal.
  • Descripción del producto
    Integra Large Rickham -Style Reservoir || Rx Only Sterile for Single Use Only || Integra NeuroSciences 311 Enterprise Drive Plainsboro, NJ 08536 USA Made in the USA || NL 850-1132 || Provides access to the lateral cerebral ventricles via hypodermic puncture. It is useful in obtaining CSF (cerebral spinal fluid_ samples for cytological and chemical studies, for monitoring ventricular fluid pressure and for ventricular drainage. The reservoir provides easy access to the lateral ventricles and to cystic tumors for the injections of chemotherapeutic agents and/or radio-isotopes. The rickham reservoir may be utilized in hydrocephalic patients as a component in systems designed to shunt CSF from the lateral ventricles into either the right atrium of the heart of the peritoneum.
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