Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Southmedic/Personna Safety Scalpel

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 Southmedic, Inc..

¿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
    One-Piece Scalpel - Product Code GDX
  • Causa
    Scalpels labeled as sterile have the potential to be unsealed and therefore not sterile.
  • Acción
    On 9/3/2010, the firm notified consignees about the recall by facsimile letter. The letter instructed consignees to return scalpels for credit or replacement. The firm enlarged the scope of the recall on 11/15/2010. An additional 927 cases were recalled. This includes 11 additional lots. The firm sent out URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL letters dated 11/15/2010 to its direct accounts. The letter identified that affected product and the reason for the recall. The consignees were instructed to check their inventory, complete and return the attached Voluntary Recall Notification Confirmation Form, return the affected product to the manufacturer. Product return question should be directed towards Marc Pauze at 800-463-7146 ext 299 and regulatory questions should be directed towards Tish Anger at 800-463-7146 ext 342.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers: 070910, 081610, 90110, 91410, and 93010.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA, including states of TX, MO, NJ, LA, IL, NY, KY, PA, VA, WA, CA, MA, MD, IN, NV, TN, NC, AZ, IA, WI, UT, NE, GA, FL, MN, ME, OH, SD, and KS and countries of Australia and Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Southmedic/Personna Safety Scalpel with Personna Plus Blades, Reorder No. 73-0615, Size #15, General Surgical Use, Sterile, unless package is damaged or opened., Southmedic Inc., 50 Alliance Blvd., Barrie, ON., Canada L4M 5K3, Made in Canada.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Southmedic, Inc., 50 Alliance Blvd., Barrie Canada Ontario
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source