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Class 2 Device Recall da Vinci S Surgical System IS2000

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  Class 2 Device Recall da Vinci S Surgical System IS2000 see related information
Date Initiated by Firm July 15, 2009
Date Posted April 05, 2010
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on February 11, 2011
Recall Number Z-1161-2010
Recall Event ID 53214
510(K)Number K050369  
Product Classification System,surgical,computer controlled instrument - Product Code NAY
Product da Vinci S Surgical System IS2000 Endoscopic Instrument Control System, rev. A51_P7, manufactured by Intuitive Surgical, Sunnyvale, CA.
Code Information Code numbers between SG002 to SG836.
Recalling Firm/
Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
1266 Kifer Rd Bldg 100
Sunnyvale CA 94086-5304
For Additional Information Contact Karen Vane
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Gripper or Scissor jaws may close inadvertently, and will not open on command and various other reported modes of failure. Control by surgeon may fail and this failure may be difficult to detect.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Software design
Action Recall initiated the recall on July 1, 2009. US consignee recall was initiated on July 7, 2009. All affected consignees have been notified via e-mail communication followed by a field service engineer visit. Customers with questions or with need for additional assistance regarding the notification, please contact the firm's Intuitive Surgical Customer Service Department at 1-800-876-1310 toll free.
Quantity in Commerce 782 units
Distribution Product was distributed to 551 consignees throughout the US to AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WV AND WY, as well as to Puerto Rico, and to Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway,Qatar, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and South Korea.
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 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = NAY and Original Applicant = INTUITIVE SURGICAL, INC.