Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de URIDRAIN Standard Male External Catheter

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 Covidien LP.

¿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
    Collector, urine, (and accessories) for indwelling catheter - Product Code KNX
  • Causa
    A component of the uri-drain device recalled the skin-prep (manufactured by h&p; industries-triad) a protective wipe due to bacterial contamination.
  • Acción
    The firm, Covidien, sent an "URGENT PRODUCT RECALL" letter dated April 29, 2011 to its customers via US Postal Service. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately stop using the product, place in quarantine, and return any inventory. Distributors are requested to notify their customers. All customers are required to respond to the notice regardless of remaining inventory. Responses will be tracked for follow-up and effectiveness checks. For Customer Service questions regarding the recall please telephone: 1-800-962-9888 option 1 (weekdays, 8am to 6:30pm Eastern) and email to: Should you have any medical questions concerning this recall, please call 508-261-6393.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Numbers: 030772764 109555264
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) and countries including: Canada and Bermuda.
  • Descripción del producto
    URI-DRAIN Medium Male External Catheter With Two-Sided Adhesive Strap and Skin Protective Wipe || Product ID: 8884732000 || Intended use: Collector urine from male patients (and accessories) for indwelling catheter
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Covidien LP, 15 Hampshire St, Mansfield MA 02048-1113
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Comentario del fabricante
    “If our surveillance systems identify a potential performance issue, our personnel promptly evaluate the problem, including, when appropriate, conducting root cause investigations and internal testing to assess whether the product continues to meet specifications and defined performance criteria,” Medtronic told ICIJ in a statement. “In some cases, based on this evaluation, Medtronic may determine that a recall is necessary.” The company said that it communicates with healthcare providers and/or patients and provide recommendations to address such issues. Medtronic noted that these communications can include letters, emails, calls, press releases, physician notifications and social media postings, as well as informing the FDA and other regulators of the actions.
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