Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall mcompass 2channel Balloon 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 Medspira, Llc.

¿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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • 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
    Catheter, rectal - Product Code GBT
  • Causa
    Potential failure in the balloon bond in the inner catheter stem, leading to the separation of the balloon from the inner stem, leaving it in the rectal cavity.
  • Acción
    The firm Medspira plans to contact all foreign and domestic consignees in regards to the recall. International consignees are to destroy recalled product by cutting the catheter shaft and balloon with scissors. It is also requested that their own customers be notified of the recall. Medspira plans to provide product replacement. Domestic customers are asked to return affected catheters to the recalling firm. Medspira indicates that they will cove shipping costs and replacements. All consignees are asked to complete and return the attached recall response form. For further questions please call, (612) 789-0013.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part # RMD-002-004 Lot No #'s 160627-10 and 160627-11.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Distribution to the states of :CA, FL, IA, ID, and TX., and to the countries of : Austria, Italy, Malaysia, Philippines, Sweden, and United Kingdom
  • Descripción del producto
    mcompass 2-channel Balloon Catheters || The mcompass Biofeedback Anorectal Manometry System is for use on patients requiring anorectal pressure studies. mcompass Anorectal Manometry System (RMD-001-001) which includes a FOB component connected to the balloon catheter to inflate and deflate and a medical grade tablet PC to run the software. The software is not included in the recall, only the balloon catheter component.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medspira, Llc, 2718 Summer St NE, Minneapolis MN 55413-2820
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source