Recall of Device Recall Baxter Interlink System

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Baxter Healthcare Corp..

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
    Set, Transfer (Blood/Plasma) - Product Code KSB
  • Reason
    Leakage may occur at the inlet port.
  • Action
    The affected product codes and lot numbers were recalled by letter dated 12/18/02. The customers were informed of the potential leakage at the inlet port, and were requested to inspect their inventory for the affected products and destroy those found. The accounts were requested to complete the enclosed reply form and certificate of destruction and return them to Baxter for credit issuance.


  • Model / Serial
    GR184184, GR186551
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
  • Product Description
    Y-Type Blood/Solution Set with Pressure Pump, catalog #1C8658; Standard Blood Filter (170 to 260 micron), Drip Chamber Pump, Injection Site, Male Luer Lock Adapter, 109'' long, 10 drops per mL; Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Baxter Healthcare Corp., Rt 120 & Wilson Rd, Round Lake IL 60073
  • Source