Safety Alert for Articulation paper

According to Ministry of Health, this safety alert involved a device in Lithuania that was produced by Manufacturer: Shanghai Nifeng Material Co. Ltd., China Sender: Zhengzhou Smile Dental Equipment Co., Ltd., China.

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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
    Safety alert
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  • Date
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  • Notes / Alerts
    Data from Lithuania is current through December 2018. All of the data comes from the Ministry of Health, 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 Lithuania.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Reason
    The outside packaging of the mp does not include the manufacturer's authorized representative in the european economic area (does not meet the requirements of mn 4: 2009, annex 1, paragraph 14.3.1). the individual packages of articulation paper do not bear the ce conformity marking (not in accordance with mn 4: 2009 item 38). batch / serial number not specified (not in compliance with mn 4: 2009, annex 1, clause 14.3.4).
  • Action
    Disallowed to market