• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Class 2 Device Recall Revolution CT Scanner

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail
Super Search Devices@FDA
510(k) | DeNovo | Registration & Listing | Adverse Events | Recalls | PMA | HDE | Classification | Standards
CFR Title 21 | Radiation-Emitting Products | X-Ray Assembler | Medsun Reports | CLIA | TPLC

New Search Back to Search Results
  Class 2 Device Recall Revolution CT Scanner see related information
Date Initiated by Firm December 19, 2014
Date Posted January 15, 2015
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on April 29, 2015
Recall Number Z-0985-2015
Recall Event ID 70074
510(K)Number K133705  
Product Classification System, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
Product GE Healthcare Revolution CT., multi-slice (256 detector row) CT scanner.
Code Information  Mfg Lot or Serial # System ID 00000437461CN7 519646REVO1 00000437837CN8 M2322254 00000438342CN8 828210096 00000437028CN4 REV001 00000438864CN1 900010CT06 00000439199CN1 260010CT19 00000439068CN8 AE1477CT01 00000437787CN5 786596WKRIVO 00000438503CN5 206598REV1 00000438951CN6 309655REVCT 00000439029CN0 801662REV1 00000439160CN3 212241REVCT 00000439367CN4 415476MCT3                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
Recalling Firm/
GE Healthcare
3000 N Grandview Blvd
Waukesha WI 53188-1615
For Additional Information Contact
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Potential safety issue due to a required torque check on three bolted joints of the Revolution CT scanner. No injuries or illnesses reported.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Process control
Action Consignees were sent on 12/19/2014 a GE Healthcare "Urgent Medical Device Correction" letter GEHC # 25457 dated December 19, 2014. The letter was addressed to Hospital Administrators / Risk Managers, Managers of Radiology / Cardiology and Radiologists / Cardiologists. The letter described the Safety Issue, Safety Instructions, Affected Product Details, Product Correction and Contact Information (US phone 800-437-1171, Japan 0120-055-919, other countries contact your local GE Healthcare Service Representative).
Quantity in Commerce 13 (7 US, 6 OUS)
Distribution US: FL, WA, IL, UT, NY, CA. OUS: Canada, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates.
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 = JAK and Original Applicant = GE MEDICAL SYSTEMS, LLC