Rappel de 100 mL Hemovac Mini Evacuator

Selon U.S. Food and Drug Administration, ce/cet/cette rappel concerne un dispositif en/au/aux/à United States qui a été fabriqué par Zimmer Surgical Inc.

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 3
  • Numéro de l'événement
  • Date de mise en oeuvre de l'événement
  • Date de publication de l'événement
  • Statut de l'événement
  • Pays de l'événement
  • Date de fin de l'événement
  • Source de l'événement
  • URL de la source de l'événement
  • Notes / Alertes
    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.
  • Notes supplémentaires dans les données
    Apparatus, suction, single patient use, portable, nonpowered - Product Code GCY
  • Cause
    Devices were placed in a shipper carton without the appropriate number of the instructions for use (ifu). packaging specifications require that each sales unit is accompanied by an ifu. only one ifu was present in the shipper carton, instead of one ifu per each of the two sales units.
  • Action
    On 4/28/2015 the firm sent Urgent: Medical Device Removal letters to their customers. The letters identified the affected product in addition to stating that the reason for the recall is due to missing Instructions for Use from sales units. The letters discussed the clinical implications or risk to health, and actions required. Customers are to review the notification, identify and quarantine the affected product to prevent further distribution or use, and return the completed response form to CorporateQuality.PostMarket@zimmer.com and the affected product to the address provided. A credit will be issued for unused devices upon receipt. Questions regarding this information should be directed to 330-364-0989.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Item #00-2568-000-10; Lot #62800843
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution -- US, including the states of AZ, CA, ID, IL, MD, NC, RI, and SC; and, Canada.
  • Description du dispositif
    Zimmer 100 mL Hemovac Device Hemovac Mini Evacuator. 00-2568-000-10. Zimmer Surgical, Inc. || Intended for post-operative collection of wound drainage.
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Zimmer Surgical Inc, 200 W Ohio Ave, Dover OH 44622-9642
  • Société-mère du fabricant (2017)
  • Commentaire du fabricant
    “The safety of patients has always been, and continues to be, Zimmer Biomet’s top priority and it is our honor to be a leader in this industry for the past 90 years,” Zimmer Biomet told ICIJ in a statement. “We adhere to strict regulatory standards, and work closely with the FDA and all applicable regulatory agencies in each of our regions as part of our commitment to operating a first-rate quality management system across our global manufacturing network. The company added that it is focused on staying at the forefront of innovation and doing right by the millions of patients who rely on the company’s products.
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