Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Torx 6.5mm Cancellous Bone Screw

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 Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp..

¿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 inicio del evento
  • 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
    Screw, fixation, bone - Product Code HWC
  • Causa
    Stryker has received reports from the field indicating that certain lots of 6.5mm cancellous bone screws are either associated with a product mix or potentially associated with a product mix. packaging associated with a 35 mm screw may contain a 25mm screw. conversely, packaging associated with a 25mm screw may contain a 35mm screw.
  • Acción
    The firm, Stryker Orthopaedics, notified Domestic locations of this action by e-mail on August 6, 2012 and foreign locations of this action by e-mail on August 7, 2012. Stryker follow-up by sending an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL NOTIFICATION" dated August 17, 2012 to their consignees/customers via Fed Ex with return receipt. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to quarantine and return affected product to Attn: Regulatory Compliance, Stryker Orthopaedics, 325 Corporate Drive, Mahwah, New Jersey, 07430 (attach fluorescent orange sticker and mark box with words "Product Recall"), or contact your Stryker Sales Representative to arrange for return of the product ,and complete and return the attached Product Recall Acknowledgment Form within 5 days via fax to 855-251-3635. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Manager, Divisional Regulatory Compliance at (201) 972-2100.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog No: 2030-6525-1 Lot Code: MLHYL7, MLJT50 Ref 2030-6525-1
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) and countries including: Canada, Belgium, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Turkey and UK.
  • Descripción del producto
    Stryker Orthopaedics || Torx 6.5mm || Cancellous Bone Screw || Ref 2030-6525-1 || The 6.5mm Cancellous Bone Screws are used in THA when the surgeon elects to use a cluster/multi-hole shell in the acetabulum. The screws are intended to provide initial cup fixation and help prevent spin-out of the cup due to physical loading from the patient. They are intended as supplemental fixation.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp., 325 Corporate Drive, Mahwah NJ 07430
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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