Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Synthes 2.4mm Titanium Locking Screws SelfTapping with Stardrive Recess 12mm

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 Synthes (USA) Products LLC.

¿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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  • 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
    Plate, fixation, bone - Product Code HRS
  • Causa
    It was reported that the specified lots of the 2.4mm titanium locking screw self-tapping with stardrive recess 12mm can break between the head and the shaft. this resulted from the neck feature being too close to the stardrive feature leaving a thin wall between neck and drive.
  • Acción
    The firm, DePuy Synthes, sent an "URGENT NOTICE: MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL" letter dated July 14, 2016 to affected customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to review your inventory and immediately remove and return all unpackaged Locking Screws Self-Tapping with Stardrive Recess 12mm in any affected kits along with any screws still in the original packaging with the part number and lot number identified in the recall notification. Customers were also instructed to call DePuy Synthes at 1-800-479-6329 to obtain a Return Authorization (RA) Number, complete the Verification Section and indicate the number of devices found and return with product to: Credit/Returns, DePuy Synthes, 1101 Synthes Avenue, Monument, CO 80132 by fax to 877-523-9109 or scan/email:, even if you do not have the product. Note: if the Verification Section is answered on behalf of more than one facility and/or individual, please clearly indicate the name and address of the facility and/or individual. If you have any questions, please call 610-719-5450 or contact your DePuy Synthes Sales Consultant.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Number: 9942217 Part Number: 412.812
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • Distribución
    US Distribution to states of: AR, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, IA, IL, KY, LA, MN, NJ, OK, PA, SD, TN, and WA.
  • Descripción del producto
    Synthes 2.4mm Titanium Locking Screws Self-Tapping with Stardrive Recess 12mm, Synthes 2.4mm Titanium Locking Screws Self-Tapping with Stardrive Recess 12mm, Plate, Fixation, Bone, Orthopedic Devices || The 2.4mm Titanium Locking Screw Self-Tapping with Stardrive Recess 12mm is a part of the following systems: - 2.4. mm Titanium LCP Distal Radius Plate System - Titanium LCP Compact Distal Radius System - 2.4 mm Titanium LCP Radial Head Plate Set - Titanium Modular Mini Fragment LCP System - 2.4 mm Titanium Variable Angle LCP Distal Radius System - 2.7 mm/3.5 mm Titanium Distal Fibula Plate System
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Synthes (USA) Products LLC, 1301 Goshen Pkwy, West Chester PA 19380-5986
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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