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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of September 11, 2013

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Product Detail

Product Description LeGoo Endovascular Occlusion Gel 0.5 mL Product Number: LG50IT LeGoo is a water-soluble, biocompatible polymer with reverse thermo-sensitive properties allowing it to be injected as a soft viscoelastic gel that forms an elastic plug within the vessel. LeGoo is indicated for temporary endovascular occlusion of blood vessels up to 4 mm in diameter below the neck.
Recall Number Z-2154-2013
Classification Class II
Code Info All lot codes
Product Distributed Qty 110 units
Reason For Recall Product contains particulates (fibers)

Event Detail

Event Id 65485
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Genzyme Corporation, A Sanofi Company
City Woburn
State MA
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2013-06-21
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and internationally to Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Egypt. Europe, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Slovena, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, and UK.