Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VirtoSaph Plus Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System

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 Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corporation.

¿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
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  • 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
    General and plastic surgery laparascope - Product Code GCJ
  • Causa
    Terumo cardiovascular systems received four (4) complaints from a single customer about tunnel breathing/inadequate insufflation with the virtuosaph plus endoscopic vessel harvesting system during cases in a limited production launch situation. teumo's investigation identified issues with the devices's capability to maintain pressure within the tunnel.
  • Acción
    Terumo Cardiovascular Systems contacted the one customer to this device on June 10, 2010 by telephone. There was one consignee. The firm contacted this one consignee by phone on 6/10/2010. There were 2 contacts at this one consignee. The recalling firm contacted both of the contacts on 6/10/2010. The consignee was asked to dispose of remaking inventory of devices. The consignee said had disposed of the product. For information on this recall call (734) 741-6173


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog #: VSP550 Lots: 0XK, 0YK, 09K.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide (USA) Distribution including the state of New York.
  • Descripción del producto
    VirtuoSaph Plus Endoscopic Vessel Harvesting System , REF VSP550, Sterile, Terumo Cardiovascular System || Indicated for use in minimally invasive surgery allowing access for vessel harvesting, and is primarily indicated for patients undergoing endoscopic surgery for arterial bypass. It is indicated for cutting tissue and controlling bleeding through coagulation, and for patients requiring blunt dissection of tissue including dissection of blood vessels and dissection of blood vessels of the extremities. Extremity procedures include tissue dissection and/or vessel harvesting along the saphenous vein for coronary artery bypass grafting and peripheral artery bypass grafting.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corporation, 6200 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor MI 48103-9586
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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