Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Modular Replacement System (MRS) Cemented Stems

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 Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp..

¿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
    Knee Femorotibial Metal/Polymer Constrained Cemented Prosthesis - Product Code KRO
  • Causa
    Instruction for use incorrect: there are no statements or warning on labels or instructions for use that 8, 9 and 10 mm diameter mrs cemented stems are indicated only for use in the gmrs proximal tibial and distal femoral components.
  • Acción
    Urgent Product Recall letters, dated 1/30/2009, were sent to all Branches/agencies, Hospital Risk Management, Chief of Orthopaedics and Surgeons on January 30, 2009 via Federal Express. The letter asked consignees to examine their inventory and determine if they had any affected products, remove and quarantine affected product from their inventory, and complete the attached Product Recall Acknowledgment Form. The letter also stated that a Stryker Orthopaedics Sales representative would contact the consignee to reconcile and return the product . Consignees should contact their Stryker sales rep if they weren't not contacted by them. Questions should be directed to Colleen O'Meara at 201-831-5970.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All lots
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Modular Replacement System (MRS) Cemented Stems, Sterile, Catalog Numbers: 6485-3-000, 6485-3-008, 6485-3-009, 6485-3-010, 6485-3-018, 6485-3-019, 6485-3-300, 6485-3-308, 6485-3-309, 6485-3-310, 6485-3-318, and 6485-3-319. || The Modular Replacement System has been successfully used in clinical in clinical situations where there is extensive bone loss due to tumor resection, and/or failed previous prosthesis, or trauma. These components can be used to replace the proximal femur, the distal femur, the proximal tibia, or to reconstruct the total femur in extreme clinical situations.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp., 325 Corporate Dr, Mahwah NJ 07430
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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