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Class 2 Device Recall Philips EasyDiagnost Eleva with Digital Image (DI) Rel.2 system

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  Class 2 Device Recall Philips EasyDiagnost Eleva with Digital Image (DI) Rel.2 system see related information
Date Initiated by Firm March 06, 2009
Date Posted January 18, 2011
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on June 16, 2011
Recall Number Z-0916-2011
Recall Event ID 57068
510(K)Number K031535  
Product Classification System, x-ray, angiographic - Product Code IZI
Product Philips EasyDiagnost Eleva with Digital Image (DI) Rel.2 system.

The Philips EasyDiagnost Eleva intended use is for the following applications: As a diagnostic-imaging device multi-functional/universal system, general R/F, Fluoroscopy, Radiography, and Angiography can be performed along with pediatric examinations and some more specialized interventional applications.
Code Information Site Numbers:  6931, 6934, 25834, 25901, 26140, 38086, 38195, 38196, 38279, 38500, 38539, 41111, 44282, 44656, 44657, 45070, 50230, 64158, 73286, 80306, 82503, 82630, 82646, 84939, 86395, 100727, 101142, 101555, 102034, 102169, 102590, 102591, 103421, 104104, 104810, 520185, 557985, 558101, and 558174.
Recalling Firm/
Philips Medical Systems North America Co. Phillips
22100 Bothell Everett Hwy
Bothell WA 98021-8431
For Additional Information Contact Philips Healthcare Call Center
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Images from two different patients may be combined in one patient folder in the Digital Image (DI) or may be combined as one (printed) image. It is possible that an image of a previous patient registered in the DI will be overwritten with an image of a later patient.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Action On March 6, 2009, Philips sent an "URGENT-Device Correction Easy Diagnost Eleva, MultiDiagnost Eleva, and OmniDiagnost Eleva with DI Rel. 2 systems notification" to their consignees/customers. The consignees/customers are advised that before diagnosing images, always check the stored (Digital Image, Viewform or PACS) or printed images to ensure that these represent the data and images captured from the examination of the respective patient. Do not use images if they do not represent the patient that was examined. Consignees will be contacted by Philips to schedule a software upgrade of their units. The consignees can contact Philips Healthcare Call Center at 800-722-9377, #5, #2 and reference "FCO 70800070" with any questions about this recall.
Quantity in Commerce 39 units
Distribution Nationwide distribution: USA including states of: AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, ID, LA, MA, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, and WY.
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 = IZI and Original Applicant = PHILIPS MEDICAL SYSTEMS NORTH AMERICA CO.