Rappel de Device Recall Lineum OCC Starter Flexible and Lineum Flexible Inner Shaft

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 Spine, LLC.

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 2
  • 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
    Appliance, fixation, spinal interlaminal - Product Code KWP
  • Cause
    Biomet has initiated a recall on biomet spine lineum occ starter flexible and its inner shaft instrumentsafter identifying that these instruments were distributed prior to completion of all design control activities.
  • Action
    The firm, Zimmer Biomet, sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL NOTICE" letter dated 7/23/2015 to their Consignees/Customers via certified letter. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately locate and discontinue use of device; remove from circulation; carefully follow instructions on enclosed "Response Form" and complete and return via fax to 303.501.8444; if you have further distributed these devices to medical facilities, you MUST notify them of this action; and return device and form to Zimmer Biomet Spine, 310 Interlocken Pkwy, Ste 120, Broomfield, CO 80021. Questions related to this notice should be directed to the Quality Engineer at 303-501-8457 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    P/N 14-525050 Lot Number 001219 P/N 14-525057 Lot Number 001220
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution: US (nationwide) in states of: NY, MO, WI, IN, CA, NC, and OH, and to countries of: Japan and Netherlands.
  • Description du dispositif
    Biomet Spine Lineum OCC Starter Flexible and Lineum Flexible Inner Shaft, Model Numbers 14-525050 and 14-525057, reusable devices distributed with bubble wrap inside a plastic pouch. || The Lineum system is designed to facilitate reconstruction of the cervical and upper thoracic spine using bone screws, locking plugs, and various types of rods, hooks, and lateral connectors. One of the instruments used with this system is the Lineum Occipital Screw Starter with the inner shaft subassembly. The system comes with a fixed shaft Lineum Occipital Screw Driver, and a 90¿ driver in order to retain and drive the screw into the occipital bone.
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Biomet Spine, LLC, 310 Interlocken Pkwy Ste 120, Broomfield CO 80021-3464
  • 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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