Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Leica M822 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
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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
    Stimulator, caloric-water - Product Code ETP
  • Causa
    Leica microsystems received complaints stating that the zoom function of the leica m822 surgical microscope locked up during use.
  • Acción
    The firm, Leica Microsystems, Inc., sent a "Medical Device Correction" notice dated December 21, 2011 to all affected customers by e-mail. The product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers were addressed. Customers were instructed- DO NOT USE use the affected product until the software could be upgraded and complete and return the Acknowledgement Form via fax to: 1-847-607-3147 or Scan and send to Leica Microsystems representatives will contact the customers to make necessary arrangements to complete the software upgrade. If you have any questions, contact Director, Global Product Quality Management at 1-847-317-7209.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Article 10448446, serial numbers 181011001, 181011009, 181011005, 181011003, 250811007, 28101108, 151111011, 211111007, 251111006 and 251111004. The corrected units will have controller software version MDC V3.6 pack G
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) including states of: California, Colorado, Illinois, New York, Oregon, South Carolina; and countries of: Australia, Japan, Korea, Pakistan, Romania, South Africa, Switzerland and Turkey.
  • Descripción del producto
    Leica M822 Surgical Microscope Device Controller Software (MDC version 3.6, pack F, affecting the control unit component, Article #10448446, in combination with a Leica M822 Optics Carrier-XY-Focus-Tilt-Unit, article #10448587; Leica Microsystems (Schweiz) AG, Max Schmidheiny-Strasse 201, CH-9425, Heerbrugg, Switzerland || The intended use of the microscope is for improving the 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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