Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall ProntoShort Extraction Catheter

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 Vascular Solutions, Inc..

¿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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Catheter, embolectomy - Product Code DXE
  • Causa
    It was found that three pronto short (model 5030) device lots were manufactured and labeled with an expiration date which is inconsistent than the expiration of the included guidewire component. the guidewire is sterilized separately and was realized to have an expiration date of october 31, 2009.
  • Acción
    Vascular Solutions issued an "Urgent: Medical Device Recall - Lot Specific" notification dated November 20, 2009, via USPS. The letter described the issue, identified affected product, asked for affected devices to be removed from inventory, quarantine, and call customer service for a Return Authorization number. Units will be replaced upon Vascular Solutions (VSI) receiving the returned devices. A Product Recall Inventory form was asked to be completed and faxed back to VSI. For further information, contact your local sales representative or Vascular Solutions Director of Marketing at 1-763-656-4300.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Numbers: 544202, 545693 and 546614.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- United States (CA, CO, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, LA, MI, MO, NC, NE, NH, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TX, VA, VT, WA and WI), Canada, France, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan and Turkey.
  • Descripción del producto
    Vascular Solutions Pronto-Short Extraction Catheter. Model 5030. The PRONTO-Short Extraction catheter is a dual lumen, over-the-wire (OTW) catheter with related accessories. The catheter is designed to be delivered through a 6F or larger introducer sheath over the included 0.018" (0.45mm) guidewire. Sterilized with ethylene oxide. Manufactured by: Vascular Solutions, Inc., 6464 Sycamore Court, Minneapolis, MN 55369 USA.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Vascular Solutions, Inc., 6464 Sycamore Ct N, Maple Grove MN 55369-6032
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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