Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Phoenix x/ray analyser series

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 GE Inspection Technologies, LP.

¿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
    cabinet x-ray explosive detection systems - Product Code RCE
  • Causa
    Some of the systems do not have a safety interlock on the service access panel. although the systems have two independent means for indicating when x-rays are being generated, some systems may have one indicator that is not discernible. also, some systems lack proper placement of a caution label and others do not have this label affixed.
  • Acción
    The firm has completed all of the following necessary actions and no further actions have been indicated: A Field Service Memo was issued to customers. It described the affected product and described the issue. GE Sensing and Inspection provided and installed retrofit kits, and the systems in question were tested by qualified Field Service Engineers at no charge to customers. GE asked customers to post the notification letter on the affected equipment until retrofit was completed. Questions were to be directed to the GE Service Center at 800-766-6062.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All affected units.
  • Clase de dispositivo
    Not Classified
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Phoenix x/ray analyser series. || Phoenix x|ray analyser series cabinet x-ray systems are used in non-destructive testing, failure analysis, process control, and metrology.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    GE Inspection Technologies, LP, 50 Industrial Park Rd, Lewistown PA 17044-9312
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source