Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Pressure Monitoring Kit

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 Terumo Cardiovascular Systems 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.

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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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  • Estado 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
    Console, heart-lung machine, cardiopulmonary bypass - Product Code DTQ
  • Causa
    The firm has recieved complaints regarding 35 pressure monitoring kits in which the membrane in the kit separated form the pressure dome housing. the firm determined that the defect was caused by a change in the pressure dome's manufacturing process.
  • Acción
    Terumo Cardiovascular Systems sent an URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE REMOVAL notice dated May 3, 2011, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Customers were sent 10 replacement pressure monitoring kits with the removal notice as immediate replacements. The firm will send additional replacements to customers that have more than 10 units of affected product as noted on the Customers' returned reponse form. Customers that received the custom packs were provided stickers to identify the recalled packs. The customers were instructed not to open the packs to remove the affected pressure monitoring kit prior to clinical use, but to replace the pressure domes at the time of use. For more information please contact Terumo Cardiovascular Customer Service at 800- 521-2818.


  • Modelo / Serial
    LH06, LH13, MC22, ME12, ME26, MG14.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA (nationwide )including the states AR, CA, FL, GA, MO, MT, NC, ND, OK, OR, PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA and WY, and the countries of Argentina, Belgium, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatamala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mexico, Pakistan, Panama, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vietnam
  • Descripción del producto
    Cardiovascular Procedure Kit Part number 70667-01 Eisenhower Army Med Center Heart Lung Pack, Sterile, Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Ashland, MA. The pressure monitoring kit is indicated for sterile single use with the reusable pressure transducer.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corporation, 6200 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor MI 48103-9586
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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