||January 26, 2009
||Terminated on January 20, 2010
|Recall Event ID
Prosthesis, Shoulder, Semi-Constrained, Metal/Polymer Cemented - Product Code KWS
||Solar Shoulder Humeral Stem
These devices are modular components of a total shoulder system. These humeral stems are intended for use with humeral heads and glenoid components in primary or revision total shoulder arthroplasty.
||CAT. NO.5351-4103, SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 7mm , LOT CODE XKRMHE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4105 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 9mm, LOT CODE 8ETMJE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4105 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 9mm LOT CODE 8EYMJE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4107 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 11mm LOT CODE V45MKE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4108 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 12mm LOT CODE VV3MKE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4108 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 12mm LOT CODE VV4MKE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4109 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 13mm LOT CODE VWHMKE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4110 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 14mm LOT CODE HTXMKE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4110 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 14mm LOT CODE T7TMKE,
CAT. NO. 5351-4113 SHOULDER - HUMERAL STEM 17mm LOT CODE KKHMKE and
CAT. NO. 5351-4205 SHOULDER - HUMERAL 200mmX9mm LOT CODE MT9MKE
|Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp.
325 Corporate Dr
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430
|For Additional Information Contact
||Karen Ariemma, RAC
|Stryker Orthopaedics became aware of a visual defect in certain blister packages of certain devices.
|PRODUCTION CONTROLS: Packaging Process Control
||Recall notification letters were sent via Federal Express on November 21, 2008 to Stryker Branches/Agencies, Hospital Risk Management, Chief of Orthopaedics and Surgeon. The letters explained the problem and indicated that there are no risk factors. Contact Stryker Orthopaedics for additional information at 1-201-831-5718.
|Quantity in Commerce
||322 total units - all types
||Nationwide. OUS: Australia, Canada, Japan, Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Spain, Columbia, Guatemala and Sweden.
|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)s with Product Code = KWS and Original Applicant = HOWMEDICA OSTEONICS CORP
510(K)s with Product Code = KWS and Original Applicant = HOWMEDICA OSTEONICS CORP.
510(K)s with Product Code = KWS and Original Applicant = IND DIAGNOSTIC INC.
510(K)s with Product Code = KWS and Original Applicant = OSTEONICS CORP.
510(K)s with Product Code = KWS and Original Applicant = STRYKER ORTHOPAEDICS