Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Synthes Interlocking Bolt, 151mm

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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  • Tipo de evento
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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
    Guide, surgical, instrument - Product Code FZX
  • Causa
    Depuy synthes is initiating a voluntary medical device recall of certain lots of the interlocking bolt which are a part of the synthes 4.5 mm lcp proximal tibia plate system. the synthes 4.5 mm lcp proximal tibia plate are indicated for the treatment of nonunions, malunions and fractures of the proximal tibia including: simple comminuted, lateral wedge, depression, medial wedge, bicondylar, combi.
  • Acción
    DePuy Synthes sent an Urgent Notice to inform customers that they were initiating a voluntary recall of lot numbers: 1776197, 5706588, 1782340 and 1868678 of the Interlocking Bolt which are part of the Synthes 4.5mm LCP Proximal Tibia Plate System. Customers were asked to review their inventory for the affected lots, call DePuy Synthes at 1-800-479-6329 to obtain a Return Authorization (RA) Number, complete the Verifcation Section (page 3 of the letter) identifying that the affected product has been located and return it to Credit/Returns, DePuy Synthes, 1101 Synthes Avenue, Monument, CO 80132. A copy of the Verification Section of the letter was to be faxed to 866-737-4701 or emailed to:


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Number# 1776197 (5706588), 1782340 and 1868678 Catalog ID 03.120.027 For lot 1776197, the part is etched with 1776197; the package label documents 5706588.
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution including AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WI, and WV.
  • Descripción del producto
    Synthes Interlocking Bolt, 151 mm (General and Plastics Surgery Devices) Guide, Surgical Instrument
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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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