Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de SpFPLUS Implantable Stimulator

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 EBI Patient Care, 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 1
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País 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
    Stimulator, invasive bone growth - Product Code LOE
  • Causa
    Zimmer biomet is conducting a medical device field action for the spf plus-mini and spf xl iib implantable spinal fusion stimulator products due to higher than allowed cytotoxicity levels found during routine process monitoring with the product.
  • Acción
    An Urgent Medical Device Recall letter, dated April 20, 2017, was sent to the firm's consignees. The letter identified the affected product and the reason for the recall, as well as the risks involved. Consignees were instructed to quarantine affected product in their inventory and complete the Certification of Acknowledgement portion and the Inventory Return Certification Form in the letter. Affected product must be returned immediately along with the completed Inventory Return Certification Form. Questions or concerns should be directed to the customer call center at 1-800-447-3625 or via email to


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial Numbers: 410093 410094 410096 410103 410111 410115 410119 410148 410151 410158, and  410171.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution only.
  • Descripción del producto
    10-1398M - SpF-PLUS Implantable Stimulator. || Indicated as a spinal fusion adjunct to increase the probability of fusion success in 1 or 2 levels.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    EBI Patient Care, Inc., 484 Calle E, Guaynabo PR 00969-3454
  • Source