Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Perfusion tubing Set

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 Medtronic Perfusion Systems.

¿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
    Catheter, cannula and tubing, vascular, cardiopulmonary bypass - Product Code DWF
  • Causa
    This recall is being initiated due to a potential breach of the tubing pack header bags manufactured in these select lots. the seal in question is between the tyvek and the poly side of the header bag.
  • Acción
    Medtronic sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated October 2015 to all affected consignees. The letter described the problem and the product involved in the recall. Consignees were advised to quarantine and return all affected product and to complete and return the Customer Confirmation certificate. For questions contact your Medtronic representative or contact Medtronic's national Answering service at 800-633-8766.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model Lot Numbers Lot Number HY2W85R9 209704344,209704345,209704346,  209704347,210010558    TL7M64R3 209789393 TL7P17R1 209789333
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution including US: AL, IL, IN, and WI.
  • Descripción del producto
    Medtronic Perfusion Tubing Packs, Models TL7M64R3, TL7P17R1 & HY2W85R9, Sterilized using Ethylene Oxide. || The Tubing Pack design and components are specified by the user, they are packaged with consideration of setup efficiency and respect for the environment, and they are intended for use in the extracorporeal circuit during cardiopulmonary bypass procedures. Medtronic Tubing Packs can contain components with Carmeda BioActive Surface, Trillium BioSurface, Balance BioSurface or no coating. Sterile barrier for these packs is provided either by a Tyvek lid seal on the tray or by a header bag.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Medtronic Perfusion Systems, 7611 Northland Dr N, Brooklyn Park MN 55428-1088
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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