Rappel de Device Recall Synthes Oracle Spacer System Slap Hammer, Part Number 03.809.690

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..

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
    Orthopedic manual surgical instrument - Product Code LXH
  • Cause
    This recall is being initiated in response to complaints received where it was reported that the proximal end of the slap hammer broke during use.
  • Action
    SYNTHES sent an Urgent Notice Medical Device Recall letter dated January 11, 2013, to all affected consignees. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the consignee. The letter requested consignees examine their inventory, remove the recalled product from use and return them to Synthes. Customers were also instructed to completed the attached Verification Section at the end of the letter indicating whether or not they had any of the affected product and the number of devices found. Customers with questions were instructed to call 610-719-5450 or email Fieldaction@synthes.com. For questions regarding this recall call 610-719-5000.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Part number 03.809.690, Lot Number 6723847
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - USA including CO, PA, TN, VA, TN, WA, and internationally to Czech Republic.
  • Description du dispositif
    Synthes Oracle Spacer System Slap Hammer, Part Number 03.809.690, Lot Number 3723847 || The Oracle Spacer is indicated for use in patients with degenerative disc disease (DDD) at one or two contiguous levels from L2 to S1 whose condition requires the use of interbody fusion combined with supplemental fixation. The Oracle Spacer is indicated as a vertebral body replacement device intended for use in the thoracolumbar spine (T1-L5) to replace a diseased vertebral body resected or excised during partial and total vertebrectomy procedures or the treatment of tumor or trauma (i.e., fracture), to achieve anterior decompression of the spinal cord and neural tissues, and to restore the height of the collapsed vertebral body. The Slap Hammer, 03.809.690, is a dual sided device with two separate attachment options. The Slap Hammer allows a user (surgeon) to remove a previously placed trial implants.
  • Manufacturer


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