Recalls for Surgery

Tiger Paw System II by Maquet Medical Systems: Class I Recall - May Cause Tears and Bleeding in Heart Tissue
05/07/2015 Medical Recall

Possibility of a tear on the left atrial wall during use of the device.

  • Company:
    Maquet Medical Systems
DePuy Synthes Craniomaxillofacial Distraction System: Class I Recall - May Reverse Directions After Surgery
08/28/2014 Medical Recall

Infants at highest risk for injury. Sudden obstruction of trachea could lead to respiratory arrest/death. In all patient populations, failure may result in need for surgical intervention to replace failed device.

  • Company:
    DePuy Synthes
HydroFinity Hydrophilic Guidewires by NDC/Covidien: Recall - Outer Jacket Damage
06/20/2014 Medical Recall

Damage to the jacket can result in embolization of polymer, potentially leading to vessel occlusion or damage.

  • Company:
    Covidien
Stryker Spine: Class 1 Recall - OASYS Midline Occiput Plate
08/29/2013 Medical Recall

Post-operative fracture of the pin that connects the head to the plate body.

  • Company:
    OASYS