Rappel de Device Recall Merge PACS

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 Merge Healthcare, 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 2
  • Numéro de l'événement
  • Date de mise en oeuvre de l'événement
  • Statut de l'événement
    Open, Classified
  • Pays 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
    System, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Cause
    When cut lines are shown on an image, the lines may go from being vertical and then shift to horizontal causing confusion to the physician. this may cause a misdiagnosis.
  • Action
    Merge sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated May 5, 2017, to all affected customers. Customers were instructed to be aware of the following workaround: Do not have the simple close study red x icon available in the reading physicians toolbars. This will force them to set status on close which also presents the warning Not all images have been reviewed, do you want to set status anyway and close study or continue reviewing unviewed images? YOUR RESPONSE TO THIS NOTIFICATION IS REQUIRED By replying to this notification, you will be taking the necessary steps to ensure that the issue listed in this document will be resolved. Please reply using the enclosed form and the return addressed envelope. Customers with questions were instructed to send an email to recall@merge.com. For questions regarding this recall call 877-741-6369.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Versions,,, P1, and P2
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Description du dispositif
    Merge PACS software. Merge PACS (Picture Archiving Communication System) is designed and marketed for soft copy reading, communication, and storage of studies produced by digital modalities, including digital mammography
  • Manufacturer