Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Rigid Suction Wand

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 Edwards Lifesciences, LLC.

¿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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  • 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, cannula and tubing, vascular, cardiopulmonary bypass - Product Code DWF
  • Causa
    Edwards is recalling suction wand models spc2081 and s033 because the plastic tip attached to the metal suction wand may become detached during routine use.
  • Acción
    Edwards Lifesciences sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice Product Recall letter dated June 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, description of the issue and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to examine their inventory for the affected product, quarantine and return any remaining in stock and complete the enclosed acknowledgment form with fax instructions to assure that the notification was received. For question call Edwards Customer Service at (800) 424-3278 from 8:00AM-4:30PM Pacific Time.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers: 58749813, 58802303, 58836847, 58877405, 58909346, 59011910, 59035360, 59085935, 59118391, 59241531, 58705682, 58711964, 58722234, 58771175, 58837337, 58855247, 58904182, 58927518, 58936037, 58936014, 58936027, 59009635, 59030253, 59056470, 59103213, 59124020, 59199172, 59218725, 59235997.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) including the states of CT, TX, CA, AZ, MO, and MD and the countries of Europe and Japan.
  • Descripción del producto
    Edwards Lifesciences Rigid Suction Wand, sterile. Model numbers S033 and SPC2081. || Product Usage: These suction catheters are typically used to remove fluid on the external surface of the heart during cardiac surgery and therefore there is little risk of intravascular involvement.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Edwards Lifesciences, LLC, 12050 Lone Peak Pkwy, Draper UT 84020-9414
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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