Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Langston Dual Lumen Catheters

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 Vascular Solutions, 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
  • 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
    Catheter, intravascular, diagnostic - Product Code DQO
  • Causa
    Vascular solutions, inc investigation of a recent device experience report has made them aware of a potential problem with their 7f langston dual lumen pigtail catheter (model 5515) with lot number 548264. recently it was reported that pouches containing langston catheters (model 5515) were missing a seal, posing a risk of product contamination. it is possible that a compromised sterile barrier.
  • Acción
    Vascular Solutions, Inc. sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE FIELD ACTION- LOT SPECIFIC" letter dated June 7, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter describes the product, problem, and the actions to be taken by the customers. The letter instructed customers to check their inventory for the affected product and provided information on how to examine the product. Customers are to complete and return a Field Action Customer Inventory Form via fax at 763-656-4250 or e-mail at VSI Customer Service will contact customers to set up return shipment of affected product. All affected product will be replaced upon receipt of the shipped product. Customers should contact their local Sales Representative for questions concerning this recall.


  • Modelo / Serial
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  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution--USA (nationwide) including the states of CA, FL, IL, MA, MI, MO, NM, NC, OK, and WA and the countries of Austria and Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Langston Dual Lumen Catheters, REF 5515, 7F, Sterile EO, Rx ONLY, 1 x Catheter and 5 x Catheter, Vascular Solutions, Inc., 6464 Sycamore Court, Minneapolis, MN 55369. || Langston dual lumen catheters are indicated for delivery of contrast medium in angiographic studies and for simultaneous pressure measurement from two sites. This type of pressure measurement is useful in determining transvalvular, intravascular and intraventricular pressure gradients.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Vascular Solutions, Inc., 6464 Sycamore Ct N, Maple Grove MN 55369-6032
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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