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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of October 3, 2012

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Event Detail

Event ID 63197
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc
City Malvern
State PA
Country US
Voluntary/Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-09-12
Initial Firm Notification of
Consignee or Public
Distribution Pattern Nationwide Distribution - USA including Washington, DC and AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, WV, WI and Puerto Rico.

Product Detail

Product Description Code Info Classification Reason for Recall Product Quantity Recall Number
Siemens Magnetom Skyra, Verio, Spectra and Biograph MMR Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging System and Tomographic Imager Model numbers: 10276755 (Verio), 10684333 (Verio Dot), 10684334 (Verio Dot upgrade), 10432915 (Skyra), 10655588 (Spectra), and 10433372 (Biograph mMR) Class II When positioning the Flex Large 4 Coil (part No. 8625761) off-center in left-right direction as it is used for example for hip and shoulder imaging and, in addition at an off-center position with respect to the head-foot direction, the coil can heat up in the area of the electronic housing (white plastic lids). 370 Z-2464-2012