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Class 2 Device Recall Esophageal/Rectal/Skin Temperature Probes Instructions for Use

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  Class 2 Device Recall Esophageal/Rectal/Skin Temperature Probes Instructions for Use see related information
Date Initiated by Firm February 07, 2022
Create Date April 13, 2022
Recall Status1 Open3, Classified
Recall Number Z-0926-2022
Recall Event ID 89791
510(K)Number K962070  
Product Classification Dislodger, stone, basket, ureteral, metal - Product Code FFL
Product The IFU for the Autoclavable Temperature Probes: Part # 453564635891, providing in the packaging for the following product model #s: 21075A, 21076A, 21078A, 989803162621, 989803162631, 989803162641.
Code Information All lots manufactured IFUs from 2008 to present. UDI for probe model 21075A (01)00884838000995, model 21076A (01)00884838001008, model 21078A (01)00884838001015, model 989803162621 (01)00884838008045, model 989803162631 (01)00884838008052, and model 989803162641 (01) 00884838008069
Recalling Firm/
Philips North America, LLC
3000 Minuteman Rd
Andover MA 01810-1032
For Additional Information Contact Philips Customer Services
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Update to instructions for use regarding the cleaning and disinfection process for the reusable probes.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Device Design
Action The firm, Philips, issued "URGENT Medical Device Recall" Customer notification letters on 07 Feb 2022 via certified mail. Actions planned by the firm: An IFU addendum (part# 453564978601) was created that provides updated instructions for cleaning, disinfection, and sterilization. This addendum is to be downloaded www.philips.com/ifu and kept with the main IFU (part# 453564635891). Customer should take the following actions to prevent risk to patients or users: Prepare and soak in an enzymatic solution (detergent) to remove any debris prior to disinfection or sterilization. To reduce risk of cross-infection always clean all probes before applying to a different patient. Esophageal/Rectal Probes must be cleaned and sterilized between patient use. Skin probes can be cleaned and disinfected or cleaned and sterilized between patient use. Contact Philips Customer Services with questions. US customers: 1 (800) 722-9377, Worldwide customers: Contact local Philips representative.
Quantity in Commerce 478,931 units
Distribution Worldwide distribution: US (nationwide) Including Puerto Rico and OUS (foreign) countries including: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Columbia, Congo (Democratic Republic of the), Costa Rica, Cote D'lvoire, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Korea Republic of, Kuwait, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Latvia, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Macedonia, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, State of, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Reunion, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Saint Lucia, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian and Republic, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Yemen and Zambia.
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510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = FFL and Original Applicant = YELLOW SPRINGS INSTRUMENT CO., INC.