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  Class 2 Device Recall REFLECTION(R), MICROSTABLE(R), ACETABULAR LINER see related information
Date Initiated by Firm November 25, 2013
Date Posted December 26, 2013
Recall Status1 Open3, Classified
Recall Number Z-0581-2014
Recall Event ID 67042
510(K)Number K012787  
Product Classification Prosthesis, hip, semi-constrained, metal/polymer, porous uncemented - Product Code LPH
Product REFLECTION(R), MICROSTABLE(R), ACETABULAR LINER, 20o OVERHANG, 28 MM ID, 54-56 OD, QTY: (1), STERILE EO, REF 71742854, Smith & Nephew, Inc. Memphis, TN 38116 USA.

Code Information Batch No. 12BM04836
Recalling Firm/
Smith & Nephew Inc
1450 E. Brooks Rd
Memphis TN 38116
For Additional Information Contact Joe Metzger
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
One batch of the Reflection(TM) Polyethylene Acetabular Liners may be out of tolerance causing the liner not to fully seat into the shell.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Under Investigation by firm
Action All affected sales staff was notified of problem and the recall via email on 11/25/2013. There were no US hospitals affected by this recall.
Quantity in Commerce 38 units
Distribution Distributed in China and Spain.
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 The manufacturer has initiated the recall and not all products have been corrected or removed. This record will be updated as the status changes.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = LPH and Original Applicant = SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.