Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Mermaid Medical MBiopsy Coaxial Introducer Needle

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 Mermaid Medical A/S.

¿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
    Needle, biopsy, cardiovascular - Product Code DWO
  • Causa
    Mermaid medical a/s is recalling some of their m-biopsy coaxial introducer needles because of the potential for small plastic pieces to be present in the luer of the cannula.
  • Acción
    The firm, Mermaid Medical, notified both customers directly via email with written letters dated June 12 and June 15, 2015 followed up by sales and customer service for product return to MMI. The customers were instructed to "Please coordinate the return of the mentioned products with corresponding lot numbers with our Mermaid Medical's Customer Care the recalled product: either by phone at 1{720}420-9999 or by email:". If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Vice President QA & Regulatory Affairs toll free at (855) 427-6799 or (720) 420-9999 or email:


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot No: P000290, P000360, P000230, P000291, P000299, P000148 Catalogue No: N20314010- N20320020 (for PRO-MAG Biopsy Instrument) Catalogue No: N20414010- N20420020 (for MAGNUM Biopsy Instrument)
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution to FL including PR.
  • Descripción del producto
    Mermaid Medical M-Biopsy Coaxial Introducer Needle, Coaxial Needle for M-Biopsy 18Gx10cm-PRO-MAG, RX Only. Single packed device in a tyvek pouches. 10 single packed devices in a || white carton unit box. || The M-Biopsy coaxial needle is used to obtain one or multiple core samples from soft tissue such as the liver, kidney, prostate, breast, etc. and is to be used in conjunction with an M-Biopsy Biopsy Needle for a Bard Magnum or Pro-Mag Biopsy Instrument.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Mermaid Medical A/S, Frydensbergvej 25, Stenl?se Denmark
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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