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Class 2 Device Recall Total Hip Joint Replacement

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 Class 2 Recall
Total Hip Joint Replacement
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Date Posted October 20, 2011
Recall Status1 Terminated on November 15, 2013
Recall Number Z-0075-2012
Recall Event ID 59968
Premarket Notification
510(K) Number
Product Classification Prosthesis, Hip, Semi-Constrained, Uncemented, Metal/Polymer, Non-Porous, Calicum-Phosphate - Product Code MEH
Product Total Hip Joint Replacement Accolade TMZF Plus 127 Neck Angle V40 Hip Stem #3 Accolade TMZF Plus 127 Neck Angle V40 Hip Stem #5 Howmedica Osteonics Corp., 325 Corporate Drive, Mahwah, NJ 07430 A subsidiary of Stryker Corp. Stryker France ZAC Satolos Green Pusignan Av de Staolas Green 69881 Metziae Cedex France The TMZF Press Fit HA Stem and TMZF Press Fit Plus HA Stem are intended for the reconstruction of the head and neck of the femoral joint. The device is intended for primary reconstruction of the proximal femur or revision of a previous total hip arthroplasty. These stems can be used with any currently available Howmedica Osteonics acetabular components and V40 Femoral Heads that can be mated with a 5 40 BG taper.
Code Information K994366 6021-0335 6021-0537 Accolade TMZF Plus 127 Neck Angle V40 Hip Stem #3; Catalog #6021-0335 Lot Code 35427003; Accolade TMZF Plus 127 Neck Angle V40 Hip Stem #5; Catalog #6021-0537 Lot Code 35202601
Recalling Firm/
Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp.
325 Corporate Drive
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430
For Additional Information Contact Ms. Colleen O' Meara
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Stryker Orthopaedics has become aware that a size 3 Accolade stem was in a box labeled as a size 5 Accolade stem.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Action Stryker Orthopaedics sent an "URGENT: PRODUCT RECALL" letter dated July 14, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter describes the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. The letter instructs customers to complete and return an attached Product Recall Acknowledgment Form via fax to 201-831-6069. Additionally, information is provided for customers to return the affected products. Please contact the Divisional Regulatory Compliance Manager at 201-972-2100 for questions regarding this notice.
Quantity in Commerce 21 units
Distribution Nationwide Distribution
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = MEH and Original Applicant = HOWMEDICA OSTEONICS CORP.