Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall TSX301A/2 Aquilion One CT System

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 Toshiba American Medical Systems 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
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    System, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
  • Causa
    The surestart function may not operate in the usual manner, and you may obtain abnormal analysis results when using the cerebral blood flow analysis function.
  • Acción
    Toshiba American Medical Systems, Inc. sent an "URGENT: MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION" letter to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. customers: The firm advised customers to take the following temporary measures to avoid issues until a corrective action has been taken: I. In SureStart: " Perform scanning with Observation Direction set to VFF when the Patient Insertion Direction and Observation direction are FF. " Perform scanning with the Observation direction set to VFH when the Patient Insertion Direction and Observation Direction are HF. 2. When acquiring images for 4D perfusion analysis: " Perform scanning with the Scan Direction set to OUT when the Patient Insertion Direction and Scan Direction are HF. Perform scanning with the scan direction set to IN when the Patient Insertion Direction and Scan Direction are FF. Contact the firm at (800) 421-1968 for questions regarding this issue.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Item number TSX-301 A/2D Serial Numbers: 2DA0792004, 2DA07X2005, 2DA07Y2010, 2DA0792002, 2DA07X2008, 2DA0842023.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution: USA including states of: MA, MD, and NV.
  • Descripción del producto
    TSX-301A/2 Aquilion One CT System. || The TSX-30IAl2 is a whole body CT scanner. This device captures cross sectional volume data sets. The device consists of a gantry, patient couch (table) and peripheral cabinets used for data processing and display. || This device is intended to produce cross sectional volume sets of the anatomy. Additionally the system, when used by a trained professional, is capable of proving data for dynamic and perfusion studies of organs and extremities.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Toshiba American Medical Systems Inc, 2441 Michelle Dr, P.O. Box 2068, Tustin CA 92780-7047
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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