Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Healon Duet

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 Abbott Medical Optics Inc. (AMO).

¿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
  • 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
    Aid, surgical, viscoelastic - Product Code LZP
  • Causa
    Remote possibility that certain solutions in these lots may contain microscopic glass particles due to damage that occurred at the cylinder neck during the manufacturing process.
  • Acción
    A recall letter was sent to customers on 4/1/17 to inform them that AMO has voluntarily initiated this Action because a remote possibility exists that certain Healon OVD solutions in the affected lots may contain microscopic glass particles due to damage that occurred at the cylinder neck during the manufacturing process. Use of OVD solutions with glass particles could potentially lead to intraocular injury. Customers are instructed to complete the Customer Reply Form and fax it to AMO Quality Assurance at 714-247-4510 or email to within 3 business days of receipt of the letter. Customers with product complaints or adverse events are instructed to inform AMO by calling 877-266-4543. Customers that do report a complaint are instructed to provide the Healon OVD lot number and, if a patient was involved, the date of surgery, a description of the event and patient outcome.


  • Modelo / Serial
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US and worldwide: Austria Belgium Croatia Czech Republic Denmark Finland France Germany Great Britain Iceland Ireland Israel Italy Latvia Lebanon Lithuania Netherlands Norway Portugal Spain Sweden Switzerland Tunisia Turkey Russian Fed Guadeloupe Sri Lanka Australia China Hong Kong Indonesia Malaysia Singapore South Korea Taiwan Thailand Japan Chile Colombia Costa Rica Ecuador
  • Descripción del producto
    Healon Duet, Part No. 10290080, 10220010, 10220011 and 10220012
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Abbott Medical Optics Inc. (AMO), 1700 E Saint Andrew Pl, Santa Ana CA 92705-4933
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source