Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Trilogy Cups

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 Zimmer Manufacturing B.V..

¿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
  • Fecha de publicación 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
    Prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented - Product Code LPH
  • Causa
    Zimmer received a single complaint wherein a trilogy® fiber metal multi-hole acetabular shell would not attach to the inserter/impactor instrumentation. subsequent investigation found the polar-hole threads to be present but non-conforming to specifications, in that the minor diameter was undersized. investigation also indicates that the issue is isolated and affects only lot 62714305, which.
  • Acción
    The firm, Zimmer, sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL-LOT SPECIFIC" memo dated 12/4/2014 to its customers. The memo described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to locate all product from the listed lot and quarantine them immediately; carry out a physical count of all affected product in inventory; complete and return the Inventory Return Certification Form via email to: on or before 12/12/2014; return the recalled product along with Inventory Return Certification Form on or before 12/12/2014; keep and maintain a copy for your records; and notify Zimmer of any hospitals that you have further distributed the affected product to and complete spreadsheet template provided. After reviewing this notification you have further questions or concerns, call the customer call center at 1-800-348-2759 between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm EST.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Item No. 00-6200-054-20; Lot 62714305
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution: US (nationwide) and countries of: France, Germany, Iran, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, Taiwan, and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    Trilogy¿ Fiber Metal Acetabular Shell Size 54 mm OD || The Trilogy Acetabular System is indicated for either cemented or uncemented use in skeletally mature individuals undergoing primary or revision surgery for rehabilitating hips damaged as a result of noninflammatory degenerative joint disease (NIDJD) or its composite diagnoses of osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, protrusio acetabuli, traumatic arthritis, slipped capital epiphysis, fused hip, fracture of the pelvis, and diastrophic variant.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Zimmer Manufacturing B.V., Turpeaux Industrial Park Rd 1 km 123.4, Mercedita PR 00715
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
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