Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall LVarlock Cage/Trial Implant Holder

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 Kiscomedica S.A..

¿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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • 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
    Intervertebral fusion device with bone graft, lumbar - Product Code MAX
  • Causa
    Firm received a complaint of the tip holder breaking during use.
  • Acción
    Manufacturer's Field Safety Corrective Action Report was submitted to ANSM (French Health Products Safety Agency) on January 11, 2017. The Field Safety Notice was sent to U.S. Consignee on January 18, 2017. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Batch number: 15486
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide in the states of MO and country of Switzerland.
  • Descripción del producto
    L-Varlock Cage/Trial Implant Holder, Reference HD0060, Kisco International, France. || Product Usage: || The L-Varlock Lumbar Cage is indicated for intervertebral body fusion procedures in skeletally mature patients with degenerative disc disease (DDD) of the lumbar spine at one or two contiguous levels from L2-S1. DDD is defined as discogenic pain with degeneration of the disc confirmed by history and radiographic studies. These DDD patients may also have up to Grade I spondylolisthesis at the involved level(s). L-Varlock Lumbar implants are to be used with autogenous bone graft and implanted via an open posterior approach. L-Varlock Lumbar implant is to be used with supplemental fixation. Patients should have at least six (6) months of non-operative treatment prior to treatment with an intervertebral cage.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Kiscomedica S.A., Parc Technologique - 2 Place, Berthe Morisot, Saint Priest France
  • Source