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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of May 29, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description Stryker Orthopaedics Triathlon Femoral Distal Augment- Left; 1 single unit per package Howmedica Osteonics Corp. 325 Corporate Drive, Mahwah, NJ 07430 USA Stryker France, ZAC Satolas Green Pusignan, Av de Satoles Green 69881 Meyzieu, Cedex, France This device is used when there is a deficiency in the bone present during femoral preparation these devices are used to "fill the gap" between the implant and the bone
Recall Number Z-1370-2013
Classification Class II
Code Info Catalog Number 5541-A-501 Lot Codes HALY, HAOO, HANG
Product Distributed Qty 11 units
Reason For Recall Stryker Orthopaedics received a report that a label on the external packaging (box) of a Triathalon Femoral Distal Augment 10mm- Size 5 Left depicted a glyph of an acetabular shell rather than a femoral distal augment. In addition the label was missing a reference to the "10mm" augment thickness which per the label print is required to appear below the size reference.

Event Detail

Event Id 64941
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp.
City Mahwah
State NJ
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2013-03-25
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Nationwide distribution: USA including states of: HI, IN, MS, NC, NJ, OK, TX, and WI.