Rappel de Device Recall Synthes Minimally Invasive Reduction Screw System (MIRS)

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 Synthes USA HQ, Inc..

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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
    Orthosis, spinal pedicle fixation, for degenerative disc disease - Product Code NKB
  • Cause
    Synthes is initiating a medical device labeling correction following a detailed review of the current labeling in response to reported complaints. synthes has identified technique measures and has updated the labeling associated with this system. the labeling reflects updated technique recommendations and emphasizes the importance of avoiding rod mis-alignment.
  • Action
    SYNTHES sent an Urgent Medical Device Labeling Correction letter dated June 18, 2012. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to replace the previous version of the labeling with the new labeling provided. In addition, they can access an electronic version of the labeling by accessing Product Literature at the following link: http://us.synthes.com. The new version can be identified by code J11031-B located at the bottom right corner of the back cover. To confirm their receipt and understanding of the information contained in the letter, the recall package also included a response form to be completed by consignee and returned to Synthes.by Fax: 610-251-9005 or Scan/email: FieldAction@Synthes.com. Customers with questions were asked to call 1-800-620-7025, ext 5403 or contact their Synthes Spine Sales Consultant. For questions regarding this recall call 610-719-5377. The firm initiated this recall action on June 18, 2012 by sending an Urgent Medical Device Labeling Correction letter to all accounts. The updated labeling was Included with the notification letter.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Minimally Invasive Redution Screw System (MIRS) - Labeling number J11031-A
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution including CA, FL, ID, IN, MD, MI, MT, LA, NY, OH, PA, TX, VA and WA.
  • Description du dispositif
    MIRS for MATRIX Spine System. Minimally Invasive Reduction Screw (MIRS) for percutaneous instrumentation of the thoracolumbar spine. || The Synthes USS are non-cervial spinal fixation devices intended for posterior pedicle screw fixation (T1-S2/ilium), posterior hook fixation (T1-L5), or anterolateral fixation (T8-L5).
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Synthes USA HQ, Inc., 1302 Wrights Ln E, West Chester PA 19380-3417
  • Société-mère du fabricant (2017)
  • Source