Recall of Device Recall BardPort Titanium Implanted Port.

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

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 3
  • 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 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 data.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Reason
    Implanted port has discrepant product information on package labeling.
  • Action
    Bard Access System, Inc. sent a "Label Discrepancy Notification dated August 30, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter included affected product and informed them of the labeling discrepancy. Customers could either use the device or return it to Bard for replacement. For information on this recall call (801) 595-5568.


  • Model / Serial
    Prod Number: 0602290. Lot Numbers: RESF1061, RESI0209, RESI0672, RESI1072, RESK0055, RESK0806, RETA0584, RETC0929, RETF0739, RETH0830.
  • Product Classification
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution: Nationwide Distribution including the states of; AL, AR, AZ, CA, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IL, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MO, NJ, NV, NY, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, WI, and WV; and the countries of Canada and Belgium.
  • Product Description
    BardPort Titanium Implanted Port. || Bard Access Systems. || Assembled in Mexico. || A totally implantable vascular access device designed to provide long term repeated access to the vascular system
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Bard Access Systems, 605 North 5600 West, Salt Lake City UT 84116-3738
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source