Rappel de Device Recall Twist Drill with J Notch

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 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
    Drills, burrs, trephines & accessories (simple, powered) - Product Code HBE
  • Cause
    The twist drill 1.1x50mm, 3.5mm stop, with j notch lots #'s 537407, 536306, and 535933 which were packaged and shipped without the instructions for use (ifu).
  • Action
    Consignees were notified of the recall by a combination of telephone calls, letters, and emails during the week of November 16, 2009. Customers were instructed to complete the Inventory Reconciliation Sheet and fax (1-904-741-9425) to the firm. Customers who further distributed the affected product was instructed to notify recipients of the recall. Direct questions about the recall to Biomet Microfixation, Inc. by calling 1-800-874-7711 or 1-904-741-4400, extension 468, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Lots: 535933, 536306 and 537407.
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution -- United States (including Puerto Rico), Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Europe, France, Germany, Greece, Japan, Lebanon, Spain, and the United Arab Emirates.
  • Description du dispositif
    Biomet 1.1 X 50MM, 3.5MM STOP STAINLESS STEEL, 1.5MM SYSTEM TWIST DRILL WITH J NOTCH, REF 01-7141. || DISTRIBUTED BY: BIOMET MICROFIXATION 1520 TRADEPORT DRIVE JACKSONVILLE, FL 32218 USA. || A single use twist drill intended for drilling holes in large and small bone during orthopedic, spinal, neurosurgical, medial sternotomy, and oral and maxillofacial procedures.
  • 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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