|Date Initiated by Firm
||June 24, 2013
|Date Posting Updated
||July 25, 2013
||Terminated 3 on September 30, 2013
|Recall Event ID
||intracranial neurovascular stent - Product Code NJE
||Stryker brand Neuroform 3 Microdelivery Stent System, 4.5 mm X 20 mm, REF Catalog Number: E345020, Model/Product Number: M003450200, Product is manufactured by Boston Scientific Corporation, Fremont, CA and distributed by Stryker Neurovascular, Fremont, CA
The Neuroform Microdelivery Stent System is intended for use with embolic coils for the treatment of wide neck, intracranial, saccular aneurysms arising from a parent vessel with a diameter of greater than equal to 2 mm and greater than equal to 4.5 mm that are not amenable to treatment with surgical clipping.
||Code: M003450200, Lot 15391019, Expiration Date: 2015-07
| Stryker Neurovascular
47900 Bayside Pkwy
Fremont CA 94538-6515
|For Additional Information Contact
|The device is labeled incorrectly, in that, the device Model Number on the outer carton and inner pouch labels did not match, although both referenced the same lot number. The Model Number on the outer box states UPN M003E345020 (4.5mm x 20 mm Neuroform 3 Stent) while the pouch label states UPN M003E3450300 (4.5mm x 30 mm Neuroform 3 Stent).
|Packaging process control
||Stryker Neurovascular sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice on June 28, 2013, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to immediately check their internal inventory and quarantine all subject devices pending return to Stryker.
Circulate the Field Safety Notice internally to all interested/affected parties.
Maintain awareness of this notice internally until all requred actions have been completed within their facility.
Inform Stryker if any of the subject devices were distributed to other organization.
Complete the attached customer response form and return to their Stryker Representataive.
For questions regarding this recall call 510-413-2500.
|Quantity in Commerce
||International Distribution including Austria, China, and Germany.
|Total Product Life Cycle
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||HDEs with Product Code = NJE and Original Applicant = Stryker Neurovascular