Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Stryker SelectCore Variable Throw Biopsy Device, 14G, 10CM

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
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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
    Instrument, biopsy - Product Code KNW
  • Causa
    Stryker instruments is recalling the stryker selectcore variable throw biopsy device due to the potential for for the stylet to eject from the selectcore device during actuation.
  • Acción
    Stryker distributed Customer Notification Letters via Fed Ex overnight to be delivered on 06/10/2015. Customers are asked to Immediately review this Recall Notification. 2. Immediately check all stock areas and/or operating room storage and quarantine any affected product found. 3. Complete the enclosed Business Reply Form (BRF) to confirm receipt of this notification and identify how many, if any, affected items are currently in your inventory. Please complete and return the BRF even if you do not have any affected product on hand. Note: Your signature on the BRF indicates that you received and understand this Notification and have followed the instructions in this Notification. 4. If you have further distributed this product, please forward this letter and the attached Business Reply Form (BRF) to all affected locations. Please indicate each location on the BRF. 5. Fax (866-521-2762) or email ( the completed Business Reply Forms; and return the recalled SelectCore devices(s) to Stryker.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Stryker Model Number: 0904-410-000; Lot# 61406001
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • Distribución
    US Nationwide Distribution in the states of: TX, NJ and MS.
  • Descripción del producto
    Stryker SelectCore Variable Throw Biopsy Device, 14G, 10CM || Product Usage: || The Stryker SelectCore Variable Throw Biopsy Device is used in obtaining biopsy samples from soft tissues such as liver, breast, kidney, prostate, spleen, lymph nodes, and various soft tissue tumors. For breast biopsy this product is for diagnosis onlynot therapeutic use.. These devices are sterile, single use devices.
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  • 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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