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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of August 1, 2012

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Product Description Rejuvenate Modular Stems Stryker Ireland Carrigtwohill Industrial Estate Carrigtwohill County Cork, Ireland Rejuvenate Modular Necks Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp. Mahwah, NJ 07430. Stem Bodies Rejuvenate Modular consists of 6 modular stems bodies in sizes 7-12. The Modular Stem bodies are made of TMZF alloy, developed specifically for orthopaedic applications. Rejuvenate Modular Necks The Rejuvenate Modular Necks are made of Cobalt Chrome. The necks in this system consist of 4 lengths in 4 mm increments. They are 30 mm, 34 mm, 38 mm and 42 mm. They come in multiple neck angles and versions in each length. They are 127, 130 and 132. The versions are 0, 8, 16 degrees. In total there are 16 unique neck implants in the Rejuvenate Modular System.
Recall Number Z-2090-2012
Classification Class II
Code Info 510 K092561 all lots Rejuvenate (NLS/NLV) Rejuvenate (SPT) (4845-4XXX and NLS/NLV)
Product Distributed Qty (NLS/NLV) - 23193 units and (SPT) - 20,743 units
Reason For Recall Stryker has updated the instruction for use (IFU) (product correction)for the ABGII Modular and Rejuvenate Modular Hip Systems. This is based on a reported rate of less than one percent for revisions potentially associated with fretting and or corrosion at or about the modular neck junction. On June 29, 2012, Stryker has decided to remove the affected product from the field since there may be an increased likelihood for Adverse Local Tissue Reaction.

Event Detail

Event Id 62456
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 2012-04-30
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Nationwide Distribution