Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Leica M525 F50 surgical microscope

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 Leica Microsystems, 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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  • 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
    Microscope, surgical, general & plastic surgery - Product Code FSO
  • Causa
    Leica microsystems evaluated data showing that a malfunction resulting in an illumination reduction can be observed when leica m525 f50 surgical microscope is used in combination with a remote control connected to a remote video adapter or motorized dual video adapter.
  • Acción
    Leica Microsystems sent an Urgent Medical Device letter dated June 4, 2012 to the affected customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were informed that the Leica surgical microscope M525 F50 required a software upgrade. Customers were instructed to NOT USE a remote video adapter or motorized video adapter until the required software upgrade has been installed by their Leica Microsystems representative. The customers were requested to complete the attached Acknowledgement Form, acknowledging receipt and understanding of the letter, listing the serial numbers of the units at their facilities and to fax it back to Leica Microsystems at (847) 236-3747.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial numbers serial numbers 110311001, 120312001, 20412001, 260112001, 300911001, 40811001, 80411001, 90312001, 10311002, 90611001, 260711001, 20911001, 200911001, 210911001, 111011001, 141011001, 241011001, 121211001, 141211001, 151211001, 191211001, 30112001, 50112001, 140212001, 60312001, 220312001, 300312001, 30412001, 50411001, 10411001, 130411001, 210411001, 170511001, 300511001, 90811001, 200312001, 50412001, 110112002, 280611001, 241011002, 20312001, 101011001 and 270911001
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
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  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) in the states of: California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Utah, West Virginia, including Puerto Rico, and the countriy of Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Leica M525 F50 Surgical Microscope; Article No. 10338422; Leica Microsystems (Schweiz) Ag, 201 Max Schmidheiny Strasse, Heerbrugg, Switzerland || Product Usage: The intended use of this device is for improving visibility of objects through magnification and illumination. It can be applied for observation and documentation and for human and veterinary medical treatment.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Leica Microsystems, Inc., 1700 Leider Ln, Buffalo Grove IL 60089-6622
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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