Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Stright Ringloc Button Latch Inserter Handle

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
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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente 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
    Orthopedic manual surgical instrument - Product Code LXH
  • Causa
    The straight ringloc button latch inserter handle may have been manufactured at the higher end of the tolerance causing interference with the ringloc cup. the inserter handle may lock onto the cup during impaction. if alternative inserters are not available this could cause a surgical delay greater than 30 minutes.
  • Acción
    BIOMET sent an Urgent Recall Notice beginning February 13, 2013, to all affected customers. The notice included possible adverse events and directions to locate and remove identified devices by returning a Fax Back Response Form to 574-372-1683 and obtaining an RGA # prior to return of product to Biomet, Inc. 56 East Bell Drive Warsaw, IN 46580. Questions should be directed to 574 372-1570 M-F, 8 a.m.-5.p.m. For questions regarding this recall call 574-267-6639, ext 1676.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog Number 5313152 Lot 153880,153930, 415500, 648010
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - No USA distribution -Internationally to Canada, Japan, and Chile
  • Descripción del producto
    REF S313152 Straight Acetabular Inserter Handle Ringloc || non-sterile || Orthopedic manual surgical instrument
  • 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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