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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of September 26, 2012

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Event Detail

Event ID 63014
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Philips Medical Systems (Cleveland) Inc
City Cleveland
State OH
Country US
Voluntary/Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-08-24
Initial Firm Notification of
Consignee or Public
Distribution Pattern Worldwide distribution, Nationwide (US) including the states AL, AR, CA, FL, GA, IL, IN, MS, NJ, NV, NY, OH, PA, and VA and the countries of Albania, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, France, Germany, Greece, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Malawi, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, Oman, Palestine, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Uganda, and Venezuela.

Product Detail

Product Description Code Info Classification Reason for Recall Product Quantity Recall Number
MX 16-slice CT Scanner System, models 728131 and 728132. The MX 16-slice CT Scanner System can be used as a whole body computed tomography X-ray system. System Code #, 728131, Serial #: EP16E090001-EP16E090004, EP16E090006-EP16E090015, EP16E100001- EP16E100004, EP16E100006, EP16E100008- EP16E100063, EP16E100067, EP16E100069- EP16E100113, EP16E110001- EP16E110065, EP16E110067-EP16E110070, EP16E110074-EP16E110075, EP16E110077-EP16E110078, EP16E110080, EP16E110083- EP16E110085, EP16E110088- EP16E110112, EP16E110115- EP16E110119, EP16E120001- EP16E120014, EP16E120016, EP16EB110003- EP16ER100007, EP16ER110003, EP16ER110006, P16C080001, P16C080002, P16C090001, P16C100001-P16C100015, P16C100017, P16C100018, P16C110001- P16C110008, P16C110011-P16C110037, P16C120001-P16C120003, P16C120006, P16C120007, P16E080005, P16E080007, P16E080008, P16E080012, P16E090002-P16E090021, P16E090024-P16E090028, P16E100002, P16EF80010, P16EM08003, and P16EM09002-P16EM09004. System Code #, 728132, Serial #: EP16E100005, EP16E100007, EP16E110066, EP16ER100003-EP16ER100005, EP16ER100008, EP16ER110004, EP16ER110005, and EP16ER110007-EP16ER110024. Class II On August 24, 2012 the firm recalled the MX 16-slice after discovering that a bolt which attaches the oil accumulator within the gantry may fail, resulting in the oil accumulator detaching from the tube housing assembly within the gantry. 328 units Z-2386-2012