Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall PenAdapt"(PenAdapt is a TM of Buffalo Filter)

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 Instruments Div. of Stryker Corporation.

¿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
  • Fecha de publicación 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
    Apparatus, exhaust, surgical - Product Code FYD
  • Causa
    During packaging verification testing, a failure occurred due to cuts in the packaging potentially causing a breach in the sterile barrier. additional testing identified microscopic aluminum metal shavings and foreign particles estimated in size to be between 0.01inches x 0.015 inches to 0.03 inches x 0.04 inches that were introduced during the manufacturing process and were sterilized within the.
  • Acción
    On March 26, 2014, Stryker Instruments sent URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL NOTIFICATION to their consignees via mail and email. Notification included product description, reason for recall, risk to health, and actions to be taken by the Customer/User. For questions regarding this recall please contact Stryker Instruments: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm (EST) Angela Ragainis/Kelly Jo Whipple 269-389-4354 / 269-389-2921 / Customers will be asked to sign the Business Reply Form stating they have read the Notification and followed all instructions within. Customers will return affected product to Stericycle for destruction using a return label provided by Stryker or Stericycle. Upon receipt of affected product a credit will be issued to customer account. In addition, facilities are being asked to research their records for patient issues that may have been associated with the use of a recalled device, such as infection and/or inflammation.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part Number 0702-045-027
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-USA (nationwide) including DC and the states of AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV,and WY, and the countries of Austria, Canada, Sweden, England, UAE, Netherlands, Spain, and Hong Kong.
  • Descripción del producto
    Stryker PenAdapt"; Rx Only, Sterile. || This device is an accessory to an electrosurgical unit (ESU). The PenAdapt is used to remove smoke, particles, and body and casual fluids from the point of surgical activity during surgical procedures that use ESU for cutting and cauterizing.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stryker Instruments Div. of Stryker Corporation, 4100 E Milham Ave, Portage MI 49002-9704
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source