Rappel de Zimmer Natural Nail System Cephalomedullary Lag Screw Inserter Long

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 Zimmer 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
    Intramedullary Fixation Rod and Accessories - Product Code HSB
  • Cause
    The firm has determined that two lots of this instrument were inappropriately manufactured by the supplier. the manufacturing process created a step in the lumen which impedes the lag screw retaining shaft from passing through the lumen without the use of excessive force.
  • Action
    The firm sent Correction and Removal Notification Immediate Response Required letters via email to consignees. The letter identified the affected product and the reason for the recall. The letters also discussed the clinical implications and required actions. Customers are to complete the inventory certification form and user facility documentation form. Each of the affected accounts will be provided with a new instrument, manufactured with the correct lumen diameter and will secure and return the affected instruments per the attached notification, along with the completed inventory certification form. If any further information is needed, customers are to contact Aimee Wood at 574-372-4463.


  • Modèle / numéro de série
    Lot Numbers: 00111903 and 07890923.
  • Classification du dispositif
  • Classe de dispositif
  • Dispositif implanté ?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA, including states of MI, NJ, MS, OR, KS, TN, A, UT, and CA and countries of Belgium and Germany, Spain, Italy, Greece, France, UK, and Switzerland.
  • Description du dispositif
    Zimmer Natural Nail System Cephalomedullary Lag Screw Inserter Long, Catalog 00-2490-003-50, Zimmer, Warsaw, IN. || A reusable surgical instrument used for the insertion of a Lag Screw used in the Zimmer Natural Nail system.
  • Manufacturer


  • Adresse du fabricant
    Zimmer Inc., 345 E Main St, Warsaw IN 46580-2746
  • Source