Recall Or Safety Alert for TROCAR CATH 40CM 20FR X 10, art 8888561043, lot 1724119864; YANKAUER FINE X50, item 8888504001, lot 1722020264, YANKAUER HIGH, item 8888502005, item 1726918664; YANKAUER REG W / TT, item 8888501023, item 1712221264; YANKAUER REG X50, article 8888501007, item 1726220064

According to Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios (Via FOI), this recall or safety alert involved a device in Spain that was produced by N/A.

What is this?

Alerts provide important information and recommendations about products. Even though an alert has been issued, it does not necessarily mean a product is considered to be unsafe. Safety Alerts, addressed to health workers and users, may include recalls. They can be written by manufacturers, but also by health officials.

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  • Type of Event
    Recall / Safety Alert
  • Date
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  • Notes / Alerts
    The data from Spain is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Spain.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Action
    Withdrawal from the market of article codes and batches of specific products of Yankauer tubes and thoracic catheter, due to the fact that they have been distributed by mistake without the CE marking.


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