Recall of 8F Plastic Dignity MidSized CT Port

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Medical Components, Inc dba MedComp.

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Port & catheter, implanted, subcutaneous, intravascular - Product Code LJT
  • Reason
    50 trays of dignity low profile ct port were labeled as dignity mid-sized ct port.
  • Action
    On April 12, 2012, MedComp sales representatives and the foreign distributor were notified via e-mail with a "Product Alert" notification. The issue was described and requested actions were provided to recipients.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot #MDPZ600 Expiration date 2015/02
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - - USA, including the states of CA, NJ, AZ, PA, TN and the country of Spain.
  • Product Description
    8F Plastic Dignity Mid-Sized CT Port w/Silicone Filled Suture Holes and w/Attachable ChronoFlex Polyurethane Catheter. Catalog # MRCTI8000S. The Power Injectable, Implantable Infusion Port is an implantable single fluid reservoir port with a polyurethane (8F) catheter attachable for application by the inserting physician.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Medical Components, Inc dba MedComp, 1499 Delp Dr, Harleysville PA 19438
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source