Stryker Spine: Class I Recall
MedSun: Newsletter #88, September 2013

FDA MedWatch Safety Alert

Recall due to reports of fracture of the pin that connects the implant's tulip head to the plate body. If a patient begins experiencing symptoms including pain, weakness, or numbness, urgent evaluation is needed. For patients who have had a revision surgery, Stryker recommends routine post-operative care and follow-up.

Additional Information:

Stryker Spine: Class I Recall. MedWatch Safety Alert. August 29, 2013.
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/MedWatch/SafetyInformation/SafetyAlertsforHumanMedicalProducts/ucm366724.htm


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