Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Zimmer NaturalKnee II System Modular Cemented Tibial Baseplate

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 Zimmer 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
  • 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
    Knee Joint Patellofemorotibial Polymer/Metal/Polymer Semi-Constrained Cemented Prosthesis - Product Code JWH
  • Causa
    Sterility compromised: lack of assurance of sterility, as a corner flap of the sterile barrier packaging on the inner cavity may be trapped in the seal of the barrier packaging for the outer cavity and the seal integrity of the outer sterile barrier cannot be assured.
  • Acción
    Zimmer distributors were notified by email of letter dated 11/25/08 on 11/25/08. This letter is entitled "URGENT: DEVICE RECALL." Secondary consignees/user accounts were notified by a copy of the 11/25/08 letter, which was sent on or before 12/05/08. Consignees were instructed to stop using the product and to return it to Zimmer. For further information, please contact Zimmer, Inc. by telephone by dialing 800-613-6131.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 60830979.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution --- including states of Arkansas, Florida, Michigan, North Carolina, New York and Wisconsin.
  • Descripción del producto
    Zimmer Natural-Knee II System Modular Cemented Tibial Baseplate, Right, Size 3, For cemented use only, sterile, Zimmer, Warsaw, IN; REF 6420-01-230. || The modular cemented tibial baseplate is indicated for cemented use only in skeletally mature individuals with conditions of Noninflammatory Degenerative Joint Disease (NIDJD) or Inflammatory Joint Disease (IJD), correctable valgus-varus deformity and moderate flexion contracture, or failed previous surgery where pain, deformity or dysfunction persists. When the primary or N-K II Constrained Knee System components are used, the medial and collateral ligaments must be intact. || These are single use implantable devices sold sterile.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Zimmer Inc., 345 E Main St, Warsaw IN 46580-2746
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