Rappel de StraightShot Microdebrider Blades

Selon Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, ce/cet/cette rappel concerne un dispositif en/au/aux/à Australia qui a été fabriqué par Medtronic Australasia Pty Ltd.

Qu'est-ce que c'est?

Une correction ou un retrait opéré par un fabricant afin de répondre à un problème causé par un dispositif médical. Les rappels surviennent lorsqu'un dispositif médical est défectueux, lorsqu'il pourrait poser un risque pour la santé, ou les deux à la fois.

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  • Type d'événement
  • ID de l'événement
  • Classe de risque de l'événement
    Class II
  • Date de mise en oeuvre de l'événement
  • Pays de l'événement
  • Source de l'événement
  • URL de la source de l'événement
  • Notes / Alertes
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Notes supplémentaires dans les données
  • Cause
    Medtronic has identified that the irrigation pin used to manufacture (moulding) the hub outer tube was incorrectly placed in the mould. the use of a shorter pin resulted in blockage of the irrigation lumen of specific straightshot microdebrider blades.To date, there have been no reported injuries as a result of this issue.
  • Action
    Medtronic is advising customers to cease use of affected product. Customers are requested to return unused units by following the instructions outlined in the Customer Letter. Medtronic is advising clinicians who may have used impacted units to monitor their patient's condition to determine if there are any signs of infection. If infection is present, the patient should seek medical attention immediately for treatment.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    StraightShot Microdebrider BladesBlade Skimmer 3pk 3.5mm 22.5cmModel Number: 1883523Lot Numbers: 214388556, 214861292, HG20DTQ and HG21X3JBlade Tricut 5pk 3.5mmModel Number: 1883504Lot Numbers: 0214435413, 0214630819, 0214631786, HG1YVYF, HG1Y58E, HG21X15, HG21CX2 and HG1ZTFTBlade 3pk Skimmer Ang 18cmModel Number: 1883525Lot Numbers: HG20VDV and HG1YSR6ARTG Number: 117118
  • Manufacturer


  • Société-mère du fabricant (2017)
  • Commentaire du fabricant
    “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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