Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Philips Diagnostic Ultrasound System

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 Philips Medical 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Ultrasonic Pulsed Doppler Imaging System - Product Code IYN
  • Causa
    The system has a software defect that affects the display of estimated fetal weight (efw) growth percentile result values.
  • Acción
    On 8/12/08, the firm sent an Urgent - Medical Device Correction letter, dated July 2008, to all affected customers via UPS. The letter describes the reason for the recall, informs them that Philips Ultrasound is correcting the error, states that the software is under development, will be available in September 2008 and will contact the customer to upgrade their system. "In the interim, Philips recommends that you only use the Hadlock or Osaka growth tables to perform your EFW Growth Percentile calculations. You should make the appropriate selections in the Analysis Setup menu on your system."


  • Modelo / Serial
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution --- including USA and countries of Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belgium, Bosnia, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Dominican Rep, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, France, Germany, Greece, Guam, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Martinique, Mexico, Moldova, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Rep, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Utd Arab Emirr., Venezuela, Viet Nam, Canada, Afghanistan, Albania, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Rep, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Korea Rep, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Morocco, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Oman, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Serbia, Singapore, SLOVAKIA, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, and Virgin Isl (Br).
  • Descripción del producto
    Philips Diagnostic Ultrasound System, Model HD3. Product labeled HD3 Ultrasound System, Distributed by Philips Ultrasound, 22100 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell, WA 98021. || Pulse Doppler Imaging Systems used for diagnostic ultrasound imaging or fluid analysis of human body.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Philips Medical Systems, 3000 Minuteman Road, Andover MA 01810
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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