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Class 2 Device Recall 12/14 TAPER HIGH OFFSET NECK

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 Class 2 Recall
12/14 TAPER HIGH OFFSET NECK
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Date Posted September 20, 2012
Recall Status1 Terminated on February 27, 2013
Recall Number Z-2427-2012
Recall Event ID 63089
Premarket Notification
510(K) Number
K081124 
Product Classification Prosthesis, Hip, Semi-Constrained, Uncemented, Metal/Polymer, Non-Porous, Calicum-Phosphate - Product Code MEH
Product 12/14 TAPER HIGH OFFSET NECK USE WITH SMITH & NEPHEW STEMS AND 12/14 FEMORAL COMPONENTS ONLY CO-CR, REF 71352112, Smith & Nephew, Inc. Memphis, TN 38116 USA. USE WITH SMITH & NEPHEW STEMS AND 12/14 FEMORAL COMPONENTS.
Code Information Lot Numbers: 12FTM0017A, 12FTM0017B, 12FTM0017C, 12FTM0019A. 12FTM0019B, 12FTM0019C, 12FTM0019D, 12FTM0020A, 12FTM0020B, 12FTM0020C, 12FTM0021A, 12FTM0021B, and 12FTM0021C
Recalling Firm/
Manufacturer
Smith & Nephew Inc
1450 E. Brooks Rd
Memphis, Tennessee 38116
For Additional Information Contact Joe Metzger
978-749-1330
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Modular necks were manufactured out of specification by a vendor; the taper provide is undersized.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
TRAINING: Employee Error
Action Smith & Nephew sent an "URGENT:CLASS II RECALL-HIGH OFFSET MODULAR NECK R1213 letter dated August 22, 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, problem, and the actions to be taken by the customers. Customers were instructed to cease use and distribution of the product and quarantine for return. An Inventory Return Certification Form was included for customers to complete and return via fax to 901-566-7975.
Quantity in Commerce 70 units
Distribution Worldwide Distribution-USA (nationwide) including the states of CA, FL, GA, IL, IN, MA, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, TN, TX, and WA, and the country of Canada.
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 = SMITH & NEPHEW, INC.
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