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Class 2 Device Recall STERIS 5085 and 5085SRT surgical tables

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  Class 2 Device Recall STERIS 5085 and 5085SRT surgical tables see related information
Date Initiated by Firm October 17, 2011
Date Posted November 23, 2011
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on March 19, 2013
Recall Number Z-0279-2012
Recall Event ID 60305
510(K)Number K090136  
Product Classification surgical tables - Product Code FQO
Product STERIS 5085 and 5085SRT Surgical Tables, Catalog Numbers: 5085- ST01-410-1; 5085SRT- ST0-1420-6.
Code Information Tables identified with the following Codes are subject to correction: 0401510077 to 0421411110. (Note: not all tables manufactured in this range are affected by this voluntary field correction).
Recalling Firm/
Steris Corporation
5960 Heisley Rd
Mentor OH 44060-1834
For Additional Information Contact Eric Wittine
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Some hydraulic column cylinders installed in certain 5085 and 5085SRT Surgical Tables were assembled by their supplier with incorrect snap rings and an anomaly was present in the tilt cylinder. This error may affect the user's ability to move the table top out of the full right tilt position.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Nonconforming Material/Component
Action On October 17, 2011, Steris sent 'Urgent Voluntary Field Correction Notices' to their customers via Fedex with tracking numbers for delivery confirmation. The letter identifies the affected product and notifies the user/customers of the problem with the surgical tables. The notification letter goes on to inform the customers that a STERIS Service Representative will be contacting them to arrange for the field correction of the affected unit(s). This involves the replacement of the hydraulic column cylinder of each surgical table(s).
Quantity in Commerce 167 tables were distributed - 5085=108 and 5085SRT=59
Distribution Nationwide distribution.
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 = FQO and Original Applicant = STERIS Corporation