Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall ULTIMALX STM

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 DePuy Orthopaedics, 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.

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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
    Prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, cemented - Product Code JDI
  • Causa
    Depuy orthopaedics, inc. is issuing a field safety notice for the luster cemented polished femoral hip stems and the ultima lx cemented polished femoral hip stems that were implanted with any metal-on-metal (mom) articulation (including a head of cocr and an acetabular cup where the cup is of an all metal construction (monoblock or modular)).The luster cemented polished femoral hip stems and the u.
  • Acción
    DePuy sent an "URGENT RECALL INFORMATION-FIELD SAFETY NOTICE" letter dated May 16, 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identifies the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. Contact the firm at 574-372-7333 for questions regarding this notice.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product code: 853157 and Lot numbers: 475235, 639640, 640919, 662465, XBK76, XCE42, XCU47, XEW27, XFE23, XFX43, XHL13, YAX30, YDW82, YEK32, YFE46, and YKK07.
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution-including the states of CA, CO, IA, NC, OH, TX, WA, WI, and WV.
  • Descripción del producto
    ULTIMA*LX STM,POL 10/12TAP/2M || Packaging: The product was packaged within inner and outer PETG blister trays and sealed with coated Tyvek lids. Foam protectors were in direct contact with the stem to help immobilize the product within the package. The sterile barrier system was then packed within a carton and shrink wrapped. || Intended Use: The ULTIMA LX Cemented Polished Femoral Hip Stems product are forged CoCr polished cemented stems which are used as part of a total hip arthroplasty. These stems were indicated for use with all DePuy bearings and acetabular cups.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc., 700 Orthopaedic Dr, Warsaw IN 46582-3994
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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