Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VSII

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 Visionsense, Ltd..

¿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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  • 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
    Endoscope, neurological - Product Code GWG
  • Causa
    A complaint was received and a unit returned that exhibited the metal and glass shaft window becoming dislodged during scope cleaning. additionally, during in-process visual inspection of the metal and glass shaft window sub-assembly from a specific batch that was received from the supplier it was noted that the window at the tip of the scope was not seated properly. it was determined that the wi.
  • Acción
    Visionsense Ltd. sent URGENT DEVICE RECALL and URGENT DEVICE RECALL/FIELD SAFETY NOTICE letter dated March 21, 2011, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer and included a return "fax" form in the recall communication package. The letters were sent via UPS express service. All direct consignees were contacted, and follow up phone calls conducted if needed. The recall required the return of all affected units for inspection and/or repair. Visionsense provided a return authorization number and packing instructions to the consignees.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model/Part Number 172-0030 serial numbers: 370-1330, 370-1379, 370-1469, 370-1316, 370-1452, 370-1482, 370-1335, 370-1450, 370-1479, 370-1406, 370-1443; Model/Part Number 172-0040 serial numbers: 370-1457 DEMO, 370-1477 DEMO, 370-1345 DEMO, 370-1438 DEMO, 370-1396 DEMO, 370-1437 DEMO, 370-1428 DEMO, 370-1470 DEMO, 370-1398 DEMO, 370-1440 DEMO
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA including Arizona, Georgia, Pennsylvania, California, and the country of Turkey
  • Descripción del producto
    Visionsense Stereoscopic Vision System, Brand name VSII, Model/Part Numbers 172-0030 and 172-0040 --- Classification Name: Neurological Endoscope --- NOTE: Model Numbers 172-0032, 172-0044, 172-0070, 172-0072, 172-0080 were also included in the firm's recall action but these never entered US commerce. These were distributed directly from Israel to the foreign consignees. --- The VSII is intended for viewing internal surgical sites during general surgical procedures and for use in visualization of ventricles and structures within the brain during neurological surgical procedures. These devices do not carry an expiration date. However, they are automatically taken out of service and replaced after 40 uses.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Visionsense, Ltd., 20 Hamagshimim St., Petach, Tikva Israel
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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