Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Valve XS Atrium Retractable

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 Aesculap, 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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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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
    Retractor - Product Code GAD
  • Causa
    Aag received a customer complaint that corrosion had been found by a hospitals central sterile service department on the ball joint of an fc424r blade. investigation revealed that the corrosion was due to incorrect material used in the manufacturing of the disk spring of the ball joint by the supplier.
  • Acción
    The firm, Aesculap, sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION OR REMOVAL" letter dated 11/17/2015 to its customer. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customer was instructed to review the product recall notification in its entirety; do not destroy any affected product; if you have no inventory remaining, notate that on the Product Removal Acknowledgement Form; contact our customer service department for an RGR at 866-229-3002 or email: and immediately return affected product; complete and return the Product Removal Acknowledgement Form to Aesculap Quality Assurance department by fax to 610-791-6882 or email to within two(2) weeks of receipt, even if the total inventory in your possession is zero (0) Sales Representative will make an appointment to come and exchange the effected product with an interium solution (FC360-Atrium Lift Retractor Set) that will allow any scheduled or unexpected cases, which would require the use of this product. The newly manufactured product will ship automatically when it's available.Then a visit will be scheduled to retrieve the loaner FC360R sets. If you have any questions, contact Quality Specialist at 610-984-9414 or email to or Product Manager at 610-984-9150 or email to


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Information All lots affected  Product Description FC424R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade50X35 FC425R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade60X35 FC426R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade70X35 FC428R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade50X45 FC429R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade60X45 FC430R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade70X45 FC431R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade25X20 FC432R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade25X25 FC433R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade40X25 FC434R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade50X25 FC435R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade25X40 FC436R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade25X50 FC420R Valve XS Atrium Lift Ret. Blade Complete Set
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution to state of: NY.
  • Descripción del producto
    Valve XS Atrium Retractor || FC429R || 52154756 || The Valve XS Atrium Lift Retractor is used in heart surgery. The retractor is used for the temporary dilation of the left atrium in mitral valve surgery and for assistance in tricuspid valve surgery.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Aesculap, Inc., 3773 Corporate Pkwy, Center Valley PA 18034-8217
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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