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  Class 2 Device Recall GENESIS II CONSTRAINED SYSTEM see related information
Date Initiated by Firm September 21, 2020
Create Date October 16, 2020
Recall Status1 Open3, Classified
Recall Number Z-0118-2021
Recall Event ID 86496
510(K)Number K962137  
Product Classification Prosthesis, knee, patellofemorotibial, semi-constrained, cemented, polymer/metal/polymer - Product Code JWH
Product Genesis (GII) - Product Usage: designed for use in patients in primary and revision surgery, where the posterior cruciate ligament and one or both of the collateral ligaments (i.e. medial collateral and/or lateral collateral ligament) are absent or incompetent.
Code Information Model: 71420966, Lot: 18JY09702
Recalling Firm/
Smith & Nephew, Inc.
1450 E Brooks Rd
Memphis TN 38116-1804
For Additional Information Contact Garry Smith
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
The anterior locking detail does not meet its design specifications.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Nonconforming Material/Component
Action On 9/21/20 the firm sent a letter to its consignees with the following instructions: Required Actions: 1. Please inspect your inventory and locate any devices from the listed product and batch numbers enclosed with this Urgent Medical Device Recall Notice, and quarantine them immediately. a. If you are a sales rep or distributor, you must notify your customers of the field action and ensure that the required actions are complete. b. Include the customers account number and name in the table below. 2. If you have no product to return, please put an X in the appropriate location below. 3. If you have product to return, please list the item, batches and quantities that you are returning in the appropriate boxes below. 4. Complete the remainder of the form, sign and send to FieldActions@smith-nephew.com. Please Note  even if you have no product to return, this form must be completed, signed and returned. 5. Once the form is received by Smith & Nephew, you will be sent a Return Authorization (RA) number. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this recall please contact FieldActions@smith-nephew.com.
Quantity in Commerce 47 devices
Distribution Worldwide distribution - US Nationwide distribution including in the states of CA, NH, NY, GA, MI, TX, IL, OK, LA, OR, FL, AZ, NJ, MO and the countries of AE. BE, BR, CO, DE, ES, FR, GB, HU, IT, PL, PT, TR.
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 The manufacturer has initiated the recall and not all products have been corrected or removed. This record will be updated as the status changes.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = JWH and Original Applicant = SMITH & NEPHEW RICHARDS, INC.