Recall of Device Recall Brilliance CT Big Bore Oncology & Brilliance CT Big Bore Radiology

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Philips Medical Systems (Cleveland) 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 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
    System, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
  • Reason
    Machine name in tumorloc basic mode is obscured. when tumorloc is in basic mode and set vertical laser equals yes, the machine name label and field are covered by the controls above it. the machine name cannot be viewed or changed.
  • Action
    On 12/4/2013 the firm sent Urgent Medical Device Corrections letters to their customers.


  • Model / Serial
    Model #: 728243; 7133, 7170, 7225, 7262, 7265, 7701, 7706, 7779, 7788, 7792, 7797, 7802, 7805, 7806, 7807, 7808, 7810, 7811, 7812, 7814, 7815, 7816, 7824, 7831, 7832, 7833, 7834 ,7835.  Model #728244; 7621, 7636, 7809 & 7844.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution-USA (nationwide) including the states of AK, MD, NH, NV, OH, and OR, and the countries of Australia, China, France, India, Indonesia, Italy, Korea, Mexico, Poland, Romania, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand & United Arab Emirates.
  • Product Description
    Computed Tomography X-Ray System (Brilliance CT Big Bore Oncology & Brilliance CT Big Bore Radiology) Distributed by Philips Healthcare System, Cleveland, OH. || Produces cross-sectional body images by computer reconstruction of x-ray transmission data taken at different angles and planes.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Philips Medical Systems (Cleveland) Inc, 595 Miner Rd, Cleveland OH 44143-2131
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source