Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de PARPARELLATYPE VENT TUBE, 1.02 MM

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 Gyrus Acmi, Incorporated.

¿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
    Tube, tympanostomy - Product Code ETD
  • Causa
    One lot of tympanostomy tubes were manufactured with silicon that was found to be contaminated with ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer.
  • Acción
    The firm, Olympus, sent an "URGENT: Medical Device Recall" letter dated October 15, 2012 to their consignees/customers. The letter describes the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to inspect their stock to confirm if any of the affected lot of product remains in their possession; immediately cease any further use of any affected product; remove it from their stockroom and quarantine it until it is shipped back to Gyrus ACMI, Inc.; call their Gyrus ACMI customer service representative (800-773-4301) to obtain a Returned Goods Authorization and promptly return any affected product to Gyrus ACMI, Inc., 2925 Appling Rd, Bartlett, TN 38133., and complete and return the RECALL REPLY FORM to Attn: Regulatory Affairs via fax to: (508) 804-2624, even if there is no affected stock left at your facility. If you have any questions, contact the customer service at 800-773-4301.


  • Modelo / Serial
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA state of Kansas and country of Korea.
  • Descripción del producto
    PARPARELLA-TYPE VENT TUBE, 1.02 MM, SILICONE, REF 240044, QTY 6, Rx Only, STERILE EO, GYRUS ACMI INC., || Tympanostomy tube
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Gyrus Acmi, Incorporated, 136 Turnpike Road, Southborough MA 01772-2118
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source