Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Stryker Radiofrequency (RF) cannula

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 Stryker Instruments Div. of Stryker Corporation.

¿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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  • 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
    Probe, radiofrequency lesion - Product Code GXI
  • Causa
    Stryker has received 6 complaints that the 5mm needle was placed in 10 mm package and 10 mm needle was placed in the 5 mm package. if the clinician does not recognize that the active tip on the cannula is 10 mm instead of 5mm and the cannula is used in a cervical procedure there is a potential for a thermal skin lesion due to a larger lesion creation. if the 10 mm active tip cannula, as opposed.
  • Acción
    Stryker sent an Urgent MEDICAL DEVICE Recall Notifications dated July 16, 2012 to all consignees. The letter identified the affected products, problem and actions to be taken. Customers/distributors were instructed to check their inventory and quarantine any affected product found, complete and fax the business reply form to Stryker Instruments Regulatory Department, 866-521-2762 and return all affected product using the pre-paid shipper provided. Upon receipt of the recalled product, a replacement will be issued. For questions regarding this recall please contact Stryker Instruments (Recall Coordinator) Monday-Friday 8am-5pm (EST) at 269-389-4354.


  • Modelo / Serial
    REF 0406-630-125, lot 1000037535
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide and the countries of England, France, Netherlands, and Switzerland.
  • Descripción del producto
    RF Cannula, 100 mm,Curved 10 MM, 20 G, REF 0406-630-125 RX only, Disposable ( 10/pk) || Product Usage: || The Stryker RF Cannulae, in combination with the Stryker RF Generator/Multi- Gen and electrodes, are intended for coagulation of soft tissue in orthopedic, arthroscopic, spinal, and neurosurgical applications.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stryker Instruments Div. of Stryker Corporation, 4100 E Milham Ave, Portage MI 49002-9704
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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