Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Medtronic

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 TYRX 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.

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
  • País del evento
  • Fecha de finalización 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
    Mesh, surgical, polymeric - Product Code FTL
  • Causa
    Tryx products are being recalled since the processes of spaying, welding, drying oven and polymer were not adequately validated.
  • Acción
    Medtronic sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated June 2016 to affected customers. The letter identified the affected product problem and actions to be taken. Customers are asked to immediately remove and quarantine all unused product that remains in inventory, return unused product to Medtronic and contacted the local Medtronic representative or Customer Service at 800-848-9300 to assist with the return and credit of unused product. Medtronic will provide credit for all non-expired, unused product. The customer should complete the attached Customer Confirmation Certificate and email to or fax to Medtronic at 651-367-0612 Attention Customer Focused Quality.


  • Modelo / Serial
    model number  CMRM6122   lot number 16E03727 16E05728  model number  CMRM6133  lot number  16E02726 16E06729
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    TRYX Absorbable Antibacterial Envelope || Product Usage: || Indicated for stabilization of implanted pacemakers (IPG) and/or implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD)
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    TYRX Inc., 1 Deerpark Dr Ste G, Monmouth Junction NJ 08852-1920
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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