Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Sirius Polish Cemented Stem 34B

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 Biomet, 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
  • 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
    Prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, cemented - Product Code JDI
  • Causa
    After receiving a complaint, biomet orthopedic inc., conducted an investigation which determined that the following parts were mixed up prior to packaging and shipment: sirius polish cemented stem 34b catalog number: 51-199333, lot number identification: 024320 and sirius polish cemented stem 38c, catalog number: 51-199335, lot number identification: 141680, 180920.
  • Acción
    Sent notices to customers dated 12/2/2014 notifying them of the recall: 5 were implanted, 3 were shipped to subsidiary for testing, and 2 are in Biomet control. Public Contact for the recall is: Audrey Daenzer, Field Action Specialist, Regulatory Compliance, can be contacted from Monday through Friday 8 AM to 5 PM, 574-372-1570.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Sirius Polish Cemented Stem 348 Catalog Number: 51-199333 Lot Number Identification: 024320
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Foreign Distribution in China and Australia only.
  • Descripción del producto
    Device Brand Name: Sirius Polish Cemented Stem 34B || Device Classification Name: prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, cemented || Device Common Name: Sirius Femoral Stem || The Biomet's Sirius Femoral Hip Stem is a double-tapered, highly polished cemented hip stem, designed for either primary or revision surgery. A distal centralizer is provided for optimal placement within the femoral canal. The system is used with Type 1 taper modular heads and compatible acetabular shells/liners and screws to provide a total hip replacement system.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Biomet, Inc., 56 E Bell Dr, Warsaw IN 46582-6989
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
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