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MAUDE Adverse Event Report: DEXCOM, INC. DEXCOM G5 MOBILE CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORING SYSTEM

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DEXCOM, INC. DEXCOM G5 MOBILE CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORING SYSTEM Back to Search Results
Model Number 9500-27
Device Problem Component Missing (2306)
Patient Problem No Consequences Or Impact To Patient (2199)
Event Date 04/15/2017
Event Type  malfunction  
Manufacturer Narrative
(b)(4). The g5 system is associated with product code pqf.
 
Event Description
Dexcom was made aware on (b)(6) 2017 that on (b)(6) 2017 the sensor wire was missing. The attempted sensor insertion was at the abdomen. No additional event or patient information is available. No product or data were provided for evaluation. The reported missing sensor wire could not be confirmed. A root cause could not be determined.
 
Manufacturer Narrative
(b)(4).
 
Event Description
The complaint indicates that the patient's mother reported a missing sensor wire. Based on visual inspection, testing concluded that the sensor wire with (b)(4) is missing from the sensor pod and seal carrier. The problem is confirmed is confirmed because the sensor wire with (b)(4) was missing from the sensor pod and seal carrier. Due to the missing sensor wire, the sensor wire is considered detached. The reported event of detached/missing sensor wire is confirmed. The root cause could not be determined.
 
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Brand NameDEXCOM G5 MOBILE CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORING SYSTEM
Type of DeviceCONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITOR
Manufacturer (Section D)
DEXCOM, INC.
6340 sequence drive
san diego CA 92121
Manufacturer (Section G)
DEXCOM, INC.
6340 sequence drive
san diego CA 92121
Manufacturer Contact
kipp durbin
6340 sequence drive
san diego, CA 92121
8582000200
MDR Report Key6552117
MDR Text Key74653283
Report Number3004753838-2017-38456
Device Sequence Number1
Product Code MDS
Combination Product (y/n)N
Reporter Country CodeUS
PMA/PMN Number
P120005
Number of Events Reported1
Summary Report (Y/N)N
Report Source Manufacturer
Source Type consumer
Reporter Occupation
Type of Report Initial,Followup
Report Date 04/17/2017
1 Device was Involved in the Event
0 Patients were Involved in the Event:
Date FDA Received05/08/2017
Is this an Adverse Event Report? No
Is this a Product Problem Report? Yes
Device Operator
Device Expiration Date11/29/2017
Device Model Number9500-27
Device Catalogue NumberSTS-GL-011
Device Lot Number5220653
Was Device Available for Evaluation? Device Returned to Manufacturer
Date Returned to Manufacturer08/21/2017
Is the Reporter a Health Professional? No
Was the Report Sent to FDA? No
Event Location No Information
Date Manufacturer Received08/21/2017
Was Device Evaluated by Manufacturer? Yes
Date Device Manufactured11/29/2016
Is the Device Single Use? Yes
Is This a Reprocessed and Reused Single-Use Device? No
Type of Device Usage Initial

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