Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de The Precision Spinal Cord Stimulator 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 Advanced Bionics Corporation.

¿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
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Stimulator, spinal-cord, totally implanted - Product Code LGW
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because there is a possibility that the omg connector-a is incorrectly packaged with an omg connector-m instruction manual.
  • Acción
    Algotec Limited initiated a Field Safety Notice Urgent Medical Device Correction letter dated April 22, 2008, with Boston Scientific forwarding a recall letter to one customer who received the recalled product. The letter instructed the consignee to replace the previously packaged manual with the OMG Connector-A manual that was supplied with the notification. The replacement of the manuals is to be confirmed via the Verification form. Customers were instructed to complete and fax the Verification Form to their local Boston Scientific Customer Service to Fax 00 44 1442 411732 by 06 May 2008. For questions regarding this recall call 661-949-4481.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Model Number: SC-9305, Lot Number 170338
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution including Great Britian
  • Descripción del producto
    OMG (Observational Mechanical Gateway) Connector - A Model Number SC-9305 || The Precision Spinal Cord Stimulator System is indicated as an aid in the management of chronic intractable pain of the trunk and/or limbs, including unilateral or bilateral pain associated with following: failed back surgery syndrome, intractable low back pain and leg pain. The Precision System includes an implantable l6-output, multi-channel stimulator (lPO - Implantable Pulse Generator) with a rechargeable battery power source. The lPG, commonly implanted in the abdomen or buttock area, can be configured to accept one or two leads. The leads are implanted in the epidural space, adjacent to the spinal column. The stimulation delivered at the distal end of the lead is intended to mask the pain signals.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Advanced Bionics Corporation, 12740 San Fernando Rd, Bldgs. 1 & 3, Sylmar CA 91342
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