Recall of CDI 500

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corporation.

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
    blood parameter monitoring system - Product Code DRY
  • Reason
    Inaccurate readings may result after methylene blue, an intravascular dye, is administered to the patient. the presence of methylene blue may interfere with the readings from the shunt sensor for the cdi 500 system in a way that would cause inaccurate ph values. because the ph value is used to calculate other values, these parameters could also be affected by the presence of methylene blue: k.
  • Action
    Terumo sent URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION letters to Chief of Perfusion, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery or Director of Operating Room Services, dated 4/21/2011. The letter explained the reason for the correction and the potential hazard. The letter stated that Terumo was updating the Operators Manual for all CDI systems and would provide the manuals to all users when available. Consignees with questions should call 1-800-521-2818. Monday- Friday 8 am- 6 pm.


  • Model / Serial
    lots 1005-5521
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide distribution, including USA, Australia, Barbados, BELGIUM, BRAZIL, CANADA, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, ECUADOR, El Salvador, France, Germany, Guatemala, Holland, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Korea, Libya, MALAYSIA, MEXICO, PAKISTAN, PANAMA, Paraguay, Saudi Arabia, SINGAPORE, South Africa, Spain, TAIWAN, THAILAND, The Phillipines, TRINIDAD, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, Uruguay, Venezuela and Vietnam.
  • Product Description
    Terumo Cardiovascular Systems, CDI blood parameter monitoring system 500 with Arterial and Venous blood parameter modules and Hematocrit/Saturation probe, Catalog AVHCT.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Terumo Cardiovascular Systems Corporation, 6200 Jackson Road, Ann Arbor MI 48103-9586
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source