Recall of Device Recall End Cutter Shaver Blade FSeries, 4.0 mm

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

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
    Arthroscope - Product Code HRX
  • Reason
    Potential breakage of the internal shaft of the end cutter shaver blade; f-series, 4.0mm. if breakage occurs, the device becomes non-functional and the defect could be observed through the camera/console system.
  • Action
    Stryker issued Urgent Product Recall letters dated November 12, 2009 to all its direct consignees, informing them of the affected products and providing instructions on the recall. Customers were requested to return the product to Stryker. Stryker can be contacted concerning this recall at 408 754-2124.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot Number: 09203CE2
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution includes: Arizona, California, Colorado, Denver, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, Ohio, and South Carolina.
  • Product Description
    Stryker brand End Cutter Shaver Blade F-Series, 4.0 mm; Model Number -375-747-000, manufactured by Stryker Puerto Rico
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Stryker Endoscopy, 5900 Optical Ct, San Jose CA 95138-1400
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source