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MAUDE Adverse Event Report: DEPUY MITEK LLC US 8022 HANDPC TORNADO SHAVER LINE-POWERED ARTHROSCOPIC SHAVER SYSTEM

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DEPUY MITEK LLC US 8022 HANDPC TORNADO SHAVER LINE-POWERED ARTHROSCOPIC SHAVER SYSTEM Back to Search Results
Model Number 288022
Device Problem Mechanical Jam (2983)
Patient Problem No Clinical Signs, Symptoms or Conditions (4582)
Event Type  malfunction  
Manufacturer Narrative
A follow-up medwatch will be filed as appropriate. Udi: (b)(4). Investigation summary: the complaint device was received at the service center and evaluated. It was reported that the device doesnt turn  jammed motor. Per service reports, this complaint can be confirmed. It was found during evaluation that the motor was stuck and rusty. Further, the cable didn't pass the cable screening test. The defective motor and defective cable were replaced to resolve the issues. After repair, the device was found to be working according to the specifications. Fluid ingress into the device and contact with the motor is responsible for the rusty motor. Corroded motor has a tendency to stick and not turn. With the available information, we cannot determine the root cause of the defective motor cable. The corroded motor and the defective motor cable would have caused the customer to experience the reported problem. The service history has been reviewed in lieu of the device history record for this device since it was previously serviced. The device was last serviced on (b)(6) 2018 and passed all functional testing before being returned to the customer. At this point in time, no corrective action is required, and no further action is warranted. However, depuy synthes mitek will continue to track any related complaints within this device family as a means of monitoring the extent with which this complaint is observed in the field.
 
Event Description
It was reported by the affiliate in (b)(6) that during an unknown surgery on an unknown date, it was observed that the motor on the handpiece device was jammed that it would not turn. During in-house engineering evaluation, it was determined that the motor was rusty. Another like device was used to complete the procedure without delay. There were no adverse patient consequences reported. No additional information was provided.
 
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Brand Name8022 HANDPC TORNADO SHAVER
Type of DeviceLINE-POWERED ARTHROSCOPIC SHAVER SYSTEM
Manufacturer (Section D)
DEPUY MITEK LLC US
325 paramount drive
raynham MA 02767
Manufacturer Contact
kara ditty-bovard
325 paramount drive
raynham, MA 02767
6103142063
MDR Report Key10887018
MDR Text Key217985533
Report Number1221934-2020-03566
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code HRX
Combination Product (y/n)N
Reporter Country CodeEZ
PMA/PMN Number
K954465
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source Manufacturer
Source Type company representative,foreig
Reporter Occupation
Type of Report Initial
Report Date 11/04/2020
1 Device was Involved in the Event
0 Patients were Involved in the Event:
Date FDA Received11/23/2020
Is this an Adverse Event Report? No
Is this a Product Problem Report? Yes
Device Operator
Device Model Number288022
Device Catalogue Number288022
Was Device Available for Evaluation? Device Returned to Manufacturer
Date Returned to Manufacturer10/21/2020
Is the Reporter a Health Professional?
Was the Report Sent to FDA?
Event Location No Information
Date Manufacturer Received11/04/2020
Was Device Evaluated by Manufacturer? Yes
Is the Device Single Use? No
Is This a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No
Type of Device Usage Initial

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