Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Femoral Stems

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 Exactech, 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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/ceramic/ceramic/metal, cemented or uncemented - Product Code MRA
  • Causa
    Devices were inadvertently sent to packaging and finished goods prior to the pma site-change supplement approval.
  • Acción
    Customers were notified 4/12/2016 with a Product Recall Advisory Notice of affected products.In order to comply with applicable regulations and Exactech policies: " Immediately cease distribution or use of these products. " Extend this information to your accounts that may have this product in their possession. " Identify and quarantine any of the subject devices in your inventory " Complete and Return the attached Recall Inventory Response Form to Exactech, per the instructions provided on the notice itself. According to policy, please contact your Exactech inventory representative within 5 business days to confirm quantities at your location. If you have any inventory restocking questions related to this issue, please contact Kaya Davis at or 1-800-392-2832. Please return the products to the following address: Exactech Distribution Center 2411 NW 66th Court Gainesville, Florida 32653 Attention: Kaya Davis 352-337-3915 (Fax)


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Codes: LPH, MEH, LWJ, JDI; Catalog Number 160-00-13, Serial Numbers: 4333544, 4333545, 4333546, Exp.3/22/2021 and Serial Number 4335281, Exp. 3/23/2021.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Distributed in FL, NJ, NY, OH, OK, RI, TN, VA and HI.
  • Descripción del producto
    Novation Press-Fit Tapered, Standard Offset, 12/14 Taper, Size 13, Femoral Stem, Catalog Number 160-00-13; For use in primary total hip arthroplasty.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Exactech, Inc., 2320 NW 66th Ct, Gainesville FL 32653-1630
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source