Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Spirotome

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 Cook Medical 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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número 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
    Instrument, biopsy - Product Code KNW
  • Causa
    Medinvents, the manufacturer of the spirotome" soft-tissue biopsy needle set distributed by cook medical, has initiated a voluntary recall of these products. the recall has been initiated due to customer complaints that the protective caps were dislodged in the pouch. further investigation disclosed potential dislodging of protective caps on the needle tips on other distributed products.
  • Acción
    On 9/26/2014, URGENT: MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL notifications were sent to the affected distributors and institutions Risk Managers/Recall Administration with instructions for returning the affected product. The recall notification included a description of the reason for the recall, affected product, consignee responsibilities, and instructions for responding to the formal recall notification. For questions, call Customer Relations at 1-800-457-4500 or 1-812-339-2235.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model Numbers: SS-08-06; SS-08-10; SS-08-15; SS-10-06; SS-10-10;  SS-10-15; SS-14-06; SS-14-10; SS-14-15.   Lot numbers: P030214C; P020413A; P190813B; P020413B; P030214A; P020413F; P300913A; P020413D; P190813D; P030214B; P020413E; P190813F; P300913B; P020413C; P190813E.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-USA (nationwide) including the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, and Wisconsin, and the countries of AT; BE; CH; CY; CZ; DE; DK; ES; FI; FR; GB; HU; IC; IE; IS; IT; LB; LT; LU; NL; NO; PT; QA; SE; TR; and ZA.
  • Descripción del producto
    Spirotome" Soft-Tissue Biopsy Needle Set. || The Spirotome Biopsy Needle Set includes a two-part introducer needle that consists of a cutting cannula and a trocar stylet, a helical-tip biopsy needle that has been sized to fit through the lumen of the cutting cannula. The Spirotome Biopsy Needle Set is intended for percutaneous acquisition of soft tissue specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Cook Medical Incorporated, 400 N Daniels Way, Bloomington IN 47404-9155
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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