Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Integra LifeSciences

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.

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
  • 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
    Light source, fiberoptic, routine - Product Code FCW
  • Causa
    A loose screw may result in shifting of components and improper function of the turret or actuator assembly.
  • Acción
    Integra sent an URGENT: Field Corrective Action letter dated October 14, 2011 to all affected customers via FedEx. The letter identified the affected product, the problem, and the actions to be taken with instructions to immediately inspect their inventory for potentially loose screws within the affected unit(s). If the unit(s) were observed with loose screws, the unit(s) were to be returned to Integra Surgical for repair and servicing. Customers were instructed to complete the Acknowledgement and Return Form per the instructions on the form. For questions call Integra Surgical Customer Service at 1-800-431-1123.


  • Modelo / Serial
    SN'S: P0102211 P0102311 P0104611 P0104811 P0105011 P0105311 P0105411 P0105511 P0105911 P0106511 P0100311
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) including the states of: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Mississippi, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Montana, Washington, Wyoming, and Puerto Rico, and the countries of: Australia, Germany, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Sweden, Switzerland, and Turkey.
  • Descripción del producto
    Integra Surgical Luxtec MLX Light Source || Catalog Numbers: 00MLXAU || Product Usage: The Integra Luxtec MLX Light Source is designed to supply high intensity white light through a fiber optic cable for illumination of a surgical field during a surgical and or medical procedure.
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