Recall of Arrow

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Arrow International Inc.

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 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
    Implantable Vascular Access System - Product Code LJT
  • Reason
    Catheter has separated from the infusion port body.
  • Action
    The recall notification was sent out to their US customers on 9/29/2006.


  • Model / Serial
    Product No: AP-06530. Lot Numbers: 11750, 11999, 12059, MF4031397, MF4042081, MF4062934, MF4063103, MF4073794, MF5027702, MF5059738, MF5060177, MF5060656, MF5081903, MF5103211, MF6036473, MF6036909, MF6068938, MS3100148.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide. The firm is NOT recalling from international accounts.
  • Product Description
    Implantable Vascular Access System -- Infusion Ports with Silicone Rubber Catheter. || Latex-Free A(2) Port, 10 Fr. Introducer Kit || Ref Product No. AP-06530
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Arrow International Inc, 2400 Bernville Rd, Reading PA 19605-9607
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source