Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Universal Spinal System Lamina Hooks

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.

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
    Orthosis, spinal pedicle fixation - Product Code MNI
  • Causa
    Uss lamina hooks, medium, right are being recalled because the hooks are etched with the wrong part number - 498.321 (lamina hook, medium, left). the lamina hooks should be etched with part number 498.320 (lamina hook, medium, right).
  • Acción
    SYNTHES sent a Medical Device Recall letter dated May 31, 2012, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the consignee. The letter requested consignees and sales reps remove recalled product from their inventory, call the firm at 1-800-479-6329 to receive an authorization number and complete the enclosed verification form and return to: Credit/Returns, Synthes 1101 Synthes Avenue Monument, Colorado 80132. If customers do not have any of the affected product they were instructed to complete the Verification Section at the end of the letter by checking the appropirate box indicating that no affected porudct has been located. Return the document to Synthes by fax to 610-251-9005 or Scan/Email: For any questions please call 610-719-5450.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog number 498.321, lot/serial #6876785
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution including GA, PA, SC, TX, and UT and Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Universal Spinal System Lamina Hooks || Synthes Medium TI Lamina Hook - Right || 498.320 || Non sterile || LOT 6876785 || Noncervical spinal fixation devices intended for posterior pedicle screw fixation, posterior hook fixation, or anterolateral fixation. Limited to skeletally mature patients with the exception of the small stature USS, which includes small stature and pediatric patients. These devices are indicated as an adjunct to fusion for all of these indications: degenerative disc disease, spondylolisthesis, trauma, deformities or curvatures, tumor, stenosis and failed previous fusion.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Synthes (USA) Products LLC, 1301 Goshen Pkwy, West Chester PA 19380-5986
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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