Rappel de Device Recall Biomet Microfixation, Inc. Obwegeser Ramus Clamp

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 Biomet Microfixation, 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
  • 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
    Self Retaining Clamp - Product Code EMG
  • Cause
    The biomet microfixation obwegeser ramus clamp, wide right 01-7996 were incorrectly etched as the left part number 01-7997.
  • Action
    Customers were contacted by e-mail notification with read receipt. Customers were notified in the e-mail to immediately discontinue use of the recalled product and return the affected items to Biomet Microfixation, Inc. The e-mail also included an Inventory Reconciliation form for customers to complete and return via fax (904-741-1801) to Biomet Microfixation, Inc. For questions related to this notice, please call 1-800-874-7711 or 904-741-4400 extension 448, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST).


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Lot Number 050801.
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    International Distribution including countries of Ireland and Japan.
  • Description du dispositif
    Obwegeser Ramus Clamp w/ wide shield, 20 cm, 8", Right. ORAL-MAXILLO-CRANIO-FACIAL SURGERY, Original OBWEGESER Instruments. Walter Lorenz Surgical, Inc., Subsidiary of Biomet Microfixation, Inc. NOTE: None distributed domestically. || Cranio-maxillofacial manual instrumentation to be used to aid in the treatment and care of patients, as determined appropriate, by a trained medical professional. The Obwegeser Ramus Clamps are self-retaining clamps, used on the ascending ramus of the mandible with an extension on one of the blades (shields) to aid in retracting the soft tissue of the cheek.
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Biomet Microfixation, Inc., 1520 Tradeport Dr, Jacksonville FL 32218-2480
  • 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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