Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Osseotite Tapered Certain Implant

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 Biomet 3i, LLC.

¿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
  • 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
    Implant, endosseous, root-form - Product Code DZE
  • Causa
    Biomet 3i recalled their osseotite tapered certain implant, model # int510 due to a small percentage of the devices are missing the internal threading.
  • Acción
    Biomet 3 i sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated August 3, 2012, to all affected customers via e-mail, facsimile, telephone, or postal mail. Each customer was instructed to check their inventory for the affected product and provide feedback to Biomet 3i. Product is to be returned to: Biomet 3i P.M. Regulatory Compliance 4555 Riverside Drive Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410 For questions customers were instructed to call 1-800-342-5454. For questions regarding this recall call 561-776-6700.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model # INT510, Lot # 2011090751
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA including PA, GA, OR, KS, NY, VA, CT, NH, IL, OK, and MA and internationally to Australia, Brazil, Columbia, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Paraguay, Portugal, and Spain.
  • Descripción del producto
    Osseotite Tapered Certain Implant 5 X 10mm Model INT510 || Biomet 3i Dental Implants are intended for surgical placement in the upper or lower jaw to provide a means for prosthetic attachment in single tooth restorations and in partially or fully edentulous spans with multiple single teeth utilizing delayed or immediate loading or with a terminal or intermediary abutment for fixed or removable bridgework and to retain over dentures.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Biomet 3i, LLC, 4555 Riverside Dr, Palm Beach Gardens FL 33410-4200
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
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