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Smith & Nephew, Inc. - Modular Necks - Class 2 Recall
Modular Necks: The Modular SMF(TM) and Modular REDAPT(TM) Hip Systems are indicated for individuals undergoing primary and revision surgery where other treatments or devices have failed in rehabilitating hips damaged as a result of trauma or non-inflammatory degenerative joint disease (NIDJD) or any of its composite diagnoses of osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, traumatic arthritis, slipped capital epiphysis, fused hip, fracture of the pelvis, and diastrophic variant. Hip components are also indicated for inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis secondary to a variety of diseases ...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - January 5, 2017 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - Modular SMF(TM) - Class 2 Recall
Modular SMF(TM) The Modular SMF(TM) and Modular REDAPT(TM) Hip Systems are indicated for individuals undergoing primary and revision surgery where other treatments or devices have failed in rehabilitating hips damaged as a result of trauma or non-inflammatory degenerative joint disease (NIDJD) or any of its composite diagnoses of osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, traumatic arthritis, slipped capital epiphysis, fused hip, fracture of the pelvis, and diastrophic variant. Hip components are also indicated for inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis secondary to a variety of diseases...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - January 5, 2017 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - Modular REDAPT(TM) Hip Systems - Class 2 Recall
Modular REDAPT(TM) Hip Systems The Modular SMF(TM) and Modular REDAPT(TM) Hip Systems are indicated for individuals undergoing primary and revision surgery where other treatments or devices have failed in rehabilitating hips damaged as a result of trauma or non-inflammatory degenerative joint disease (NIDJD) or any of its composite diagnoses of osteoarthritis, avascular necrosis, traumatic arthritis, slipped capital epiphysis, fused hip, fracture of the pelvis, and diastrophic variant. Hip components are also indicated for inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis secondary to a vari...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - January 5, 2017 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA11, SIZE 1+; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 1 FEMUR & SIZE 1 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) revi...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA20, SIZE 2 STD; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 2 FEMUR & SIZE 2 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) r...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA50, SIZE 5 STD; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 5 FEMUR & SIZE 5 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) r...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA10, SIZE 1 STD; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 1 FEMUR & SIZE 1 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) r...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA31, SIZE 3+; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 3 FEMUR & SIZE 3 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY,MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) revis...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA41, SIZE 4+; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 4 FEMUR & SIZE 4 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) revi...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA51, SIZE 5+; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 5 FEMUR & SIZE 5 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) revi...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA21, SIZE 2+; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 2 FEMUR & SIZE 2 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) revi...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA30, SIZE 3 STD; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 3 FEMUR & SIZE 3 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) r...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA40, SIZE 4 STD; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 4 FEMUR & SIZE 4 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) r...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. - ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES - Class 1 Recall
ADVANCE(R) II MODULAR TIBIAL BASE W/SCREWHOLES, Knee Tibial Base, REF KTTIHA60, SIZE 6 STD; SURFACE POROUS, HA COATED; FIT CEMENTLESS; USE W/ SIZE 6 FEMUR & SIZE 6 TIBIAL INSERT; CONTENTS, 1 EACH, STERILE R, Rx ONLY, MicroPort Knee Systems Total Knee Systems MicroPort Total Knee Systems are indicated for use in knee arthroplasty in skeletally mature patients with the following conditions: 1) noninflammatory degenerative joint disease including osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, or avascular necrosis; 2) inflammatory degenerative joint disease including rheumatoid arthritis; 3) correction of functional deformity; 4) r...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - September 9, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Exactech, Inc. - Femoral Stems - Class 2 Recall
Novation Press-Fit Splined RDD, Extended Offset, HA Coated, 12/14 Taper Femoral Stems, Size 17. Product Usage Femoral stems are indicated for use in skeletally mature individuals undergoing primary surgery for hip replacement due to osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteonecrosis, post-traumatic degenerative problems of the hip, and proximal femoral fractures. Also potentially indicated for ankylosing spondylitis, congenital hip dysplasia, revision of failed previous reconstructions where sufficient bone stock is present, and to restore mobility resulting from previous fusion. Intended for press-fit fixation. (Source: ...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - July 6, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Exactech, Inc. - Femoral Stems - Class 2 Recall
Novation Press-Fit Splined RDD, Extended Offset, HA Coated, 12/14 Taper Femoral Stems, Size 18. Femoral stems are indicated for use in skeletally mature individuals undergoing primary surgery for hip replacement due to osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteonecrosis, post-traumatic degenerative problems of the hip, and proximal femoral fractures. Also potentially indicated for ankylosing spondylitis, congenital hip dysplasia, revision of failed previous reconstructions where sufficient bone stock is present, and to restore mobility resulting from previous fusion. Intended for press-fit fixation. (Source: Medical Device Recalls)
Source: Medical Device Recalls - July 6, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY - Class 2 Recall
LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY, SIZE 5 RIGHT, A/P 62 MM, M/L 70 MM, REF 71421365 The LEGION Hinge Knee System is indicated for: 1. Rheumatoid arthritis. 2. Post-traumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, or degenerative arthritis in older patients whose age, weight and activity level are compatible with an adequate long-term result. 3. Failed osteotomies, unicompartmental replacement, or total knee replacement. 4. Posterior stabilized knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery, 5. Constrained and hinge knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery. The LEGION Hi...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 30, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY - Class 2 Recall
LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY, SIZE 3 LEFT, A/P 54.5 MM, M/L 62 MM, REF 71421373 The LEGION Hinge Knee System is indicated for: 1. Rheumatoid arthritis. 2. Post-traumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, or degenerative arthritis in older patients whose age, weight and activity level are compatible with an adequate long-term result. 3. Failed osteotomies, unicompartmental replacement, or total knee replacement. 4. Posterior stabilized knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery, 5. Constrained and hinge knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery. The LEGION H...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 30, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY - Class 2 Recall
LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY, SIZE 4 RIGHT, A/P 58.5 MM, M/L 66 MM, REF 71421364 The LEGION Hinge Knee System is indicated for: 1. Rheumatoid arthritis. 2. Post-traumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, or degenerative arthritis in older patients whose age, weight and activity level are compatible with an adequate long-term result. 3. Failed osteotomies, unicompartmental replacement, or total knee replacement. 4. Posterior stabilized knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery, 5. Constrained and hinge knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery. The LEGION ...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 30, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY - Class 2 Recall
LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY, SIZE 3 RIGHT, A/P 54.5 MM, M/L 62 MM, REF 71421363 The LEGION Hinge Knee System is indicated for: 1. Rheumatoid arthritis. 2. Post-traumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, or degenerative arthritis in older patients whose age, weight and activity level are compatible with an adequate long-term result. 3. Failed osteotomies, unicompartmental replacement, or total knee replacement. 4. Posterior stabilized knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery, 5. Constrained and hinge knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery. The LEGION ...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 30, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY - Class 2 Recall
LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY, SIZE 5 LEFT, A/P 62 MM, M/L 70 MM, REF 71421375 The LEGION Hinge Knee System is indicated for: 1. Rheumatoid arthritis. 2. Post-traumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, or degenerative arthritis in older patients whose age, weight and activity level are compatible with an adequate long-term result. 3. Failed osteotomies, unicompartmental replacement, or total knee replacement. 4. Posterior stabilized knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery, 5. Constrained and hinge knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery. The LEGION Hin...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 30, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Smith & Nephew, Inc. - LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY - Class 2 Recall
LEGION(TM) HK FEMORAL ASSEMBLY, SIZE 4 LEFT, A/P 58.5 MM, M/L 66 MM, REF 71421374 The LEGION Hinge Knee System is indicated for: 1. Rheumatoid arthritis. 2. Post-traumatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, or degenerative arthritis in older patients whose age, weight and activity level are compatible with an adequate long-term result. 3. Failed osteotomies, unicompartmental replacement, or total knee replacement. 4. Posterior stabilized knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery, 5. Constrained and hinge knee systems are designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery. The LEGION H...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 30, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc. - Dimension Vista B2 Microglobulin Flex Reagent Cartridge - Class 2 Recall
Dimension Vista System B2 Microglobulin Flex reagent cartridge and urine stabilizer Catalog #K7024 SMN: 10445889 Lot #15246MA Product Usage: The B2MIC method is an in vitro diagnostic test for the quantitative measurement of B2-microglobulin in human serum, heparinized plasma, EDTA plasma and urine on the Dimension Vista System. Measurements of B2-microglobulin aid in the diagnosis of active rheumatoid arthritis and kidney disease. (Source: Medical Device Recalls)
Source: Medical Device Recalls - March 2, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NEXT GENERATION KNEE SYSTEM - Class 2 Recall
NexGen Knee CR Option Fem NexGen Knee CR Porous Fem NexGen Knee CR Precoat Fem NexGen Knee LPS Porous Fem NexGen Knee LPS Precoat Fem prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer various sizes This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexi...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - COLLARLESS POLISHED TAPER HIP PROSTHESIS - Class 2 Recall
CPT 12/14 COCR prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented various sizes "The CPT Hip System is indicated for cemented use in: Patients suffering from severe hip pain and disability due to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis, collagen disorders, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, and nonunion of previous fractures of the femur. Patients with congenital hip dysplasia, protrusio acetabuli, or slipped capital femoral epiphysis. Patients suffering from disability due to previous fusion. Patients with previously failed endoprostheses and/or total hip com...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NEXGEN COMPLETE KNEE SOLUTION LPSFLEX AND KNEE GENDER SOLUTIONS FEMALE (GSF) POROUS FEMORAL COMPONE - Class 2 Recall
CR Flex GSF Porous Femoral LPS Flex GSF Porous Femoral LPS Flex Porous Femoral prosthesis, knee, patello/femorotibial, semi-constrained, uncemented, porous, coated, polymer/metal/polymer various sizes This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of prev...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NEXGEN KNEE PROSTHESIS & LEGACY KNEE PROSTHESIS W/CONIDIUM SURFACE HARDENING PROCESS - Class 2 Recall
NexGen Knee CR Porous FEM NexGen Knee CR Precoat FEM prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer various sizes "" This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of previously failed surgical attempts ...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NEXGEN COMPLETE KNEE SOLUTION CRUCIATE RETAINING (CR)FLEX FEMORAL COMPONENTS - Class 2 Recall
NexGen CR-FLEX Option FEM NexGen CR-FLEX Precoat FEM NexGen CR-FLEX Porous FEM prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer various sizes "" This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of previously...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NEXGEN KNEE GENDER SOLUTIONS FEMALE (GSF) FEMORAL COMPONENTS - Class 2 Recall
LPS-FLEX GSF OPT prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer Various sizes¿ Product Usage "" This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of previously failed surgical attempts or for a knee i...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - CPT 12/14 HIP PROSTHESES, MODEL 008114040/05000 - Class 2 Recall
CPT 12/14 COCR prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented various sizes The CPT Hip System is indicated for cemented use in: Patients suffering from severe hip pain and disability due to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis, collagen disorders, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, and nonunion of previous fractures of the femur. Patients with congenital hip dysplasia, protrusio acetabuli, or slipped capital femoral epiphysis. Patients suffering from disability due to previous fusion. Patients with previously failed endoprostheses and/or total hip component...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NexGen Complete Knee Solution MIS Total Knee Procedure Cruciate Retaining CR Flex Mobile Bearing Pre - Class 2 Recall
PRCT MIS CR MOB PLT prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, mobile bearing various sizes This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of previously failed surgical attempts or for a knee in which satisfactory stability in...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NATURALKNEE II SYSTEM - Class 2 Recall
NKII CSTI Porous Femoral NKII NP Femoral prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer variou sizes Product Usage "" The Natural-Knee II System with Cancellous-Structured Titanium (CSTi) Porous Coating is indicated for uncemented or cemented use in skeletally mature individuals with intact medial and lateral collateral ligaments undergoing primary surgery for rehabilitating knees damaged as a result of Noninflammatory Degenerative Joint Disease (NIDJD) or Inflammatory Joint Disease (IJD). " The Natural-Knee II primary components without CSTi Porous Coating, all post...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - VERSYS BEADED FULLCOAT BOWED REVISION HIP PROSTHESIS - Class 2 Recall
VERSYS 7.5 INCH BEADED FC prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented "" Total hip replacement for the following: severe hip pain and disability due to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis, collagen disorders, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, nonunion of previous fractures of the femur; congenital hip dysplasia, protrusio acetabuli, slipped capital femoral epiphysis; disability due to previous fusion; previously failed endoprostheses, and/or total hip components in the affected extremity and acute femoral neck fractures. " Hemi-hip replacemen...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - VERSYS HIP SYSTEM BEADED HIP PROSTHESIS - Class 2 Recall
VERSYS 6 INCH BEADED FC 1 prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented "" Total hip replacement for the following: severe hip pain and disability due to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis, collagen disorders, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, nonunion of previous fractures of the femur; congenital hip dysplasia, protrusio acetabuli, slipped capital femoral epiphysis; disability due to previous fusion; previously failed endoprostheses, and/or total hip components in the affected extremity and acute femoral neck fractures. " Hemi-hip replacemen...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - ZIMMER NEXGEN LPSFLEX MOBILE AND LPS MOBILE BEARING KNEE SYSTEM - Class 2 Recall
NexGen LPS Flex Option Femoral NexGen LPS Flex Precoat Femoral prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, mobile bearing various sizes "" This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of previously failed surgical a...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NEXGEN COMPL. KNEE SOL. LEGACY POSTERIOR STABILIZED/CONSTRAINED CONDYLAR KNEE FEMORAL COMPONENTS/ART - Class 2 Recall
NexGen Knee LPS Porous FEM NexGen Knee LPS Option FEM NexGen Knee Lock FEM prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer various sizes Product Usage "" This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of ...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - VERSYS HIP SYSTEM BEADED MIDCOAT LOW HEAD CENTER HIP PROSTHESIS, MODEL 007840XXXXX - Class 2 Recall
VERSYS 6 INCH BEADED FC 1 prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented "" Total hip replacement for the following: severe hip pain and disability due to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis, collagen disorders, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, nonunion of previous fractures of the femur; congenital hip dysplasia, protrusio acetabuli, slipped capital femoral epiphysis; disability due to previous fusion; previously failed endoprostheses, and/or total hip components in the affected extremity and acute femoral neck fractures. " Hemi-hip replacemen...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - BETA HIP PROSTHESIS - Class 2 Recall
VERSYS 6 INCH BEADED FC 1 VERSYS 6 INCH BEADED FC S VERSYS 8 INCH BEADED FC 1 VERSYS 8 INCH BEADED FC 2 prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented "" Total hip replacement for the following: severe hip pain and disability due to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis, collagen disorders, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, nonunion of previous fractures of the femur; congenital hip dysplasia, protrusio acetabuli, slipped capital femoral epiphysis; disability due to previous fusion; previously failed endoprostheses, and/or total hip components in the ...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - NEXGEN COMPLETE KNEE SOLUTION LEGACY POSTERIOR STABILIZED (LPS); LPSFLEX FIXED BEARING FEMORAL AND - Class 2 Recall
NexGen LPS-FLEX Option Femoral NexGen LPS-FLEX Precoat Femoral prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer various sizes Product Usage "" This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of previously f...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer Biomet, Inc. - METASUL TAPER LINERS, METASUL FEMORAL HEADS - Class 2 Recall
Metasul Head 40, 12/14, SZ M/0 total hip prosthesis - metal femoral heads Noninflammatory degenerative joint disease (NIDJD) including avascular necrosis, osteoarthritis, post-traumatic arthritis and congenital hip dysplasia and inflammatory joint disease (IJD) e.g. rheumatoid arthritis if bone quality is adequate. Failed previous surgery where pain, deformity, or dysfunction persists. Revision of previously failed hip arthroplasty. Total hip replacements may be considered for younger patients if any unequivocal indication outweighs the risks associated with the age of the patient and modified demands regarding activity an...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - February 23, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc. - Dimension Vista beta2Microglobulin Flex Reagent Cartridge (B2MIC) - Class 2 Recall
Dimension Vista¿ ¿2-Microglobulin Flex¿ Reagent Cartridge (B2MIC); Product Usage: The B2MIC method is an in vitro diagnostic test for the quantitative measurement of ¿2-Microglobulin in human serum, heparinized plasma, EDTA plasma and urine on the Dimension Vista¿ System. Measurements of ¿2-Microglobulin aid in the diagnosis of active rheumatoid arthritis and kidney disease. (Source: Medical Device Recalls)
Source: Medical Device Recalls - August 23, 2015 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Omnilife Science Inc. - APEX INTERFACE Hemi 54X and Flared 56X, 3 Hole Acetabular Shells - Class 2 Recall
APEX INTERFACE Hemi 54X and Flared 56X, 3 Hole Acetabular Shells; Model: H5-12354, H5-11356. Product Usage: The Apex Interface Acetabular System is intended for use in combination with the Apex Modular Hip Stem in total hip replacement procedures. This acetabular cup is intended to articulate with a metal (cobalt chromium) or ceramic (alumina) femoral head. This prosthesis is intended for single use implantation, and may be used for the following conditions, as appropriate: Non-inflammatory degenerative joint disease, including osteoarthritis and avascular necrosis; Rheumatoid arthritis; Correction of functional deformity...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - August 22, 2015 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Aesculap Implant Systems - Columbus Tibia Plateau (component of the Columbus REVISION Knee System) - Class 2 Recall
Columbus Tibia Plateau (component of the Columbus REVISION Knee System) Product Usage - The Columbus Revision Knee System is indicated for use in reconstruction of the diseased knee joint caused by osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, post-traumatic arthritis, the need to revise failed arthroplastics or osteotomies where pain, deformity or dysfunction persist, and for patients suffering from correctable valgus or varus deformity and moderate flexion contracture (Source: Medical Device Recalls)
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 27, 2015 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Medacta Usa Inc - EvolisFemoral Sizer Posterior Reference - Class 2 Recall
Evolis-Femoral Sizer Posterior Reference The femoral sizer posterior reference is a manual orthopedic surgical instrument that is used to determine the trial size and set the external rotation. The femoral sizer is an alternate instrument that can be used in addition to the standard MIS femoral sizer. The Femoral Sizer Posterior Reference intended to be placed on the distal femoral cut and determine the trail size and set the external rotation in preparation for the cut blocks. The femoral sizer posterior reference is intended to be placed on the distal femoral cut and determine the trial size and set the external rotati...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 27, 2015 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer, Inc. - Zimmer M/L Taper Hip Prosthesis with Kinectiv Technology - Class 1 Recall
M/L Taper with Kinectiv¿ Technology. prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained (metal uncemented acetabular component) Product Usage: Usage: Total hip replacement for the following: severe hip pain and disability due to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis, collagen disorders, avascular necrosis of the femoral head, nonunion of previous fractures of the femur; congenital hip dysplasia, protrusio acetabuli, slipped capital femoral epiphysis; disability due to previous fusion; previously failed endoprostheses, and/or total hip components in the affected extremity and acute femoral neck fract...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 9, 2015 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Stelkast Co - EXp Tibial Insert - Class 2 Recall
EXp Tibial Insert ; Intended Use of Device(s): The Proven Gen-Flex Total Knee System is intended for: a. Total knee replacement due to osteoarthritis, osteonecrosis, rheumatoid arthritis, and/or post-traumatic degenerative problems; and b. Revision of failed previous reconstructions where sufficient bone stock and soft tissue integrity are present. (Source: Medical Device Recalls)
Source: Medical Device Recalls - January 15, 2015 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer, Inc. - Persona Stemmed 5 Degree Cemented Tibia - Class 2 Recall
Persona Stemmed 5 Degree Cemented Tibia Product Usage: This device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis. Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle. Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy. Moderate valgus, varus, or flexion deformities. The salvage of previously failed surgical attempts or for a knee in which satisfactory stability in flexion cannot be obtained at the time of surgery. This device...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - November 9, 2014 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts

Zimmer, Inc. - NexGen Complete Knee Solution MIS Total Knee Procedure Stemmed Tibial Component, Precoat - Class 2 Recall
***LOT***NexGen¿ Complete Knee Solution***MIS Total Knee Procedure***Stemmed***Tibial Component***Precoat***Fixed Bearing***Size*** NexGen Tibial Baseplates are part of the NexGen systems of semi-constrained, non-linked condylar knee prosthesis. The device is indicated for patients with severe knee pain and disability due to: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, traumatic arthritis, polyarthritis; Collagen disorders, and/or avascular necrosis of the femoral condyle; Post-traumatic loss of joint configuration, particularly when there is patellofemoral erosion, dysfunction or prior patellectomy; Moderate valgus, varu...
Source: Medical Device Recalls - June 28, 2014 Category: Medical Equipment Source Type: alerts