Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VenaCure EVLT

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 Angiodynamics Worldwide Headquarters.

¿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
  • 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
    Powered laser surgical instrument - Product Code GEX
  • Causa
    During an in-process inspection the hemostasis sidearm assemblies were identified to have the potential for flash to exist on the housing at the base of the threads. this flash has the potential to break off and relocate within the fluid path.
  • Acción
    AngioDynamics sent an URGENT: Medical Device Recall letters and response form (dated November 10, 2011) to all affected customers. The letter identified the affected products, the problem, and the actions to be taken by customer/user. The customers were instructed to do the following: 1) Identify, segregate and return the recalled products to ANGIODYNAMICS and 2) Complete the enclosed Recall Reply Form even if they do not have any products remaining in their possession, noting zero quantity to be returned and fax to 518-798-1360. The letter states that a returned authorization number (RA#) will be assigned to each customer in the recall notification letter, an UPS account will be provided for return freight and a replacement product will be shipped upon receipt and confirmation of the returned product. If you have any additional questions or concerns or need more detailed instruction on how to comply with this notice, please do not hesitate to contact your local sales representative or call the Customer Service Manager, at ANGIODYNAMICS Customer Service at 1-800-772-6446. You may also e-mail your questions to


  • Modelo / Serial
    Batch/Lot Numbers: 549594, 549802
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and the countries of: Canada, Great Britain, France, India, New Zealand, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Singapore
  • Descripción del producto
    VenaCure EVLT¿ NeverTouch PROCEDURE KIT Featuring Gold-Tipped Fiber, 45 cm, NeverTouch Kit 45CM Internal Sheath, Catalog No./REF 11402001, STERILE -- AngioDynamics, Inc. 603 Queensbury, NY USA 12804. || Product Usage: The AngioDynamics, Inc. VenaCure Procedure Kit is indicated for endovascular coagulation of the Great Saphenous Vein (GSV) in patients with superficial vein reflux, for the treatment of varicose veins and varicosities associated with superficial reflux of the Great Saphenous Vein (GSV), and for the treatment of incompetence and reflux of superficial veins of the lower extremity.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Angiodynamics Worldwide Headquarters, 14 Plaza Drive, Latham NY 12110-3421
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source