Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Integra

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 Integra LifeSciences Corp.

¿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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
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  • 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
    Instrument, ultrasonic surgical - Product Code LFL
  • Causa
    A small number of non-conforming cusa excel 23 khz standard tip and flue (item number c4601s) were released for distribution that did not meet integra's in-process requirements for release. it was discovered during in-process inspection that the max power reading exceeded the specification of 80 watts, causing the stroke range of the tip to exceed it required range by up a value up to 0.002 inches.
  • Acción
    Integra sent an Urgent Product Recall Notification letter dated October 14, 2011 to all affected customers via US Mail. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to examine their inventory, discontinue use, quarantine and return any available affected lot numbers. Customers were instructed to distribute this communication to any customers to whom they have shipped the affected product. Customers were advise to complete the enclosed Recall Acknowledgement and Return Form and return it as soon as possible to Integra Customer Service. For questions contact Integra Customer Service at 609-936-2659.


  • Modelo / Serial
    510K #: K981262 Device Listing #: D001100 Item Number C4601S Lot #: 1112631 Lot #: 1112632 Lot #: 1112633 Lot #: 1112634 Lot #: 1112635 Lot #1113361
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Integra CUSA EXcel Sterile Tips Rx Only || Single Use Only || Product Usage: For usage in surgical procedures where fragmentation, emulsification and aspiration of soft and hard (e.g. bone) tissue is desirable.
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