Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Super ArrowFlex(R) Percutaneous Sheath Introducer Set with Integral Hemostasis Valve/Side Port

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 Arrow International 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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio 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
    Introducer, catheter - Product Code DYB
  • Causa
    Labeling discrepancy - the outer corrugate label as well as a card inside the package state the product contains dry natural rubber - this is not duplicated on the unit packaging.
  • Acción
    The firm, Arrow International, sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE NOTIFICATION" letter dated March 25, 2011 to its customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately quarantine any products with the listed lot numbers; complete and return the Immediate Attention Request form via fax to 800-343-2935 indicating how much product they have in stock and whether they need labels. In the event that an alternative approach is needed, the customers are to contact Arrow Customer Service for more information. Once the labels have been received and applied the product can be released from quarantine. An Arrow's Sales Representative will pay a personal visit to their customers and obtain the quantity and the amount of labels they need. If you have any other questions, feel free to contact your local sales representative or Customer Service at 866-396-2111.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog # PH-09806 -- Lot numbers RF7101122, RF8069650, F8124062, RF0017914, RF0091936
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution: USA including states of: PA and NJ.
  • Descripción del producto
    Percutaneous Sheath Introducer Kit || Intended usage: Permits venous access and catheter introduction to the central circulation system
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Arrow International Inc, 2400 Bernville Road, Reading PA 19605
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source