Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall STAR S4 with Variable Spot Scanning Excimer System (STAR S4)

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 Abbott Medical Optics, 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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  • 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
    Excimer laser system - Product Code LZS
  • Causa
    Under specific conditions, there is an unlikely potential to result in inadvertent laser firing of the laser.
  • Acción
    AMO Manufacturing sent an Advisory Notice dated May 28, 2013, to all affected customers via Federal Express. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to distribute the attached advisory notice to all affected customers in their assigned region. Customers were instructed to notify each surgeion at their site and complete and return the attached form to AMO via fax as an an acknowledgement of receipt of this advisory notice and that they understand the information contained within the letter. Customers with questions were instructed to contact their regional contact. For questions regarding this recall call 408-273-4016.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model 0030-4077 - all serial numbers of STAR Excimer Laser Systems that were manufactured prior to 26-Jul-2011.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and Internationally to Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britian, Greece, India, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Sweden, Turkey, Japan, Spain, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Brazil, Taiwan, Mexico, South Korea, Venezuela, Paraquay, South Korea, Russian Federation, Costa Rico, Portugal, Uruquay, Martinique, Israel, Bolivia, Ecuador, Lebanon, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Dominican Republic, United Arab Emirates, Czech Republic, Indonesia, Kuwait, Ukraine, Guatemala, Phillipines, Trinidad, Tobago, Mongolia, Jordan, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Oman, Kazakhstan, Bulgaria, Peru, Bolivia, Croatia, Romania, Yemen, Vietnam, Uzbekistan, Libyia, Slovakia, Algeria, El Salvador, and Cyprus. .
  • Descripción del producto
    STAR S4 with Variable Spot Scanning Excimer System (STAR S4) || Mfg by AMO Manufacturing USA, LLC || 510 Cottonwood Drive || Milpitas, CA 95035 || The STAR Excimer Laser System, a class Ill device, is indicated for laser assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) eye surgery in certain patient populations.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Abbott Medical Optics, Inc., 510 Cottonwood Dr, Milpitas CA 95035-7403
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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