Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de FlexFlowTM venous cannula Catalog 200200

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 Sorin Group USA, 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
  • 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
    Catheter, cannula and tubing, vascular, cardiopulmonary bypass - Product Code DWF
  • Causa
    A specific lot of the flexflowtm venous cannula, 200-200, is being recalled because it is sharper or pointier than expected.
  • Acción
    LivaNova sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated September 28 2017, to all affected consignees. The letter instructed customer to isolate products belonging to the lot involved. The level of the effectiveness check is Level A, where 100% of the consignees will be contacted. The customers were requested to send back any affected product and to complete the attached Customer Response Form by fax to 303-467-6502 or by email to For questions customers were advised to contact Customer Service at 800-.650-2623.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot: 181185; UDI: (01)10803622125812(240)200-200(17)200703(10)181185
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US (nationwide) Internationally to France and Spain
  • Descripción del producto
    FlexFlow Venous Cannula Model/Catalog Number 200-200 || The FlexFlow Venous Cannula is a single use sterile device. It is a size 23 French with an outside diameter of 0.30 inch (7.7 mm) and an effective working length of 11.2 inch (28.5 cm). The FlexFlow Venous Cannula is an open lumen polymer tube incorporating wire reinforcement in distal sections. The distal sections of the cannula are perforated with multiple openings to allow increased fluid flow. The clear proximal section is not reinforced to allow clamping the proximal end that terminates in a 3/8 inch (9.5 mm) barbed connector for standard cardiopulmonary bypass tubing. Each cannula is furnished with a mated obturator. Each obturator has a malleable wire. Each component is packaged inside a protective sheath in a single sterile, sealed pouch
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Sorin Group USA, Inc., 14401 W 65th Way, Arvada CO 80004-3503
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source