Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VAPR TRIPOLAR 90" Degree Suction Electrodes

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 Mitek, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson Co..

¿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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  • 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
    Electrosurgical, cutting & coagulation & accessories - Product Code GEI
  • Causa
    Mitek identified that on vapr tripolar 90 degree suction electrode the ablation and coagulation buttons are colored incorrectly. the wiring for each button function was confirmed as correct and the non-conformance impacted button color only.
  • Acción
    DePuy sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice dated November 23, 2015, mailed FEDEx to all affected Customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Customers were asked to take the following steps: 1. Review inventory located within your facility and quarantine any products listed in this product recall notification. Please follow the instructions on the Business Reply Form to return any affected inventory located in your facility. 2. Review, complete, sign and return the attached business reply form in accordance with the directions on the business reply form within 5 business days of receipt of this notification. 3. Forward this notice to anyone in your facility that needs to be informed. 4. If any potentially affected product has been forwarded to another facility, contact the firm. 5. Keep a copy of this notice. For further questions please call (508) 880-8100.


  • Modelo / Serial
    U1509202 and U1509162
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Distribution to the states of : AL, CA, CT, FL, KY, MN, MS, ND, NJ, NM and TX., and to the countries of: France, Netherlands and Norway.
  • Descripción del producto
    VAPR¿ TRIPOLAR 90" Degree Suction Electrodes (Model/Catalog No: 225028)
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    DePuy Mitek, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson Co., 325 Paramount Drive, Raynham MA 02767-5199
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source