Recall of Device Recall Focal Sim

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Elekta, 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,planning,radiation therapy treatment - Product Code MUJ
  • Reason
    Incorrect ct to ed when using the monaco image statistics tool.
  • Action
    An Important User Notice (IUN 382-03-FCL-001) was issued to customers on 12/19/2014. The notice included a workaround to be used until a new software release. The notice also included an acknowledgement form to be returned.


  • Model / Serial
    Focal Release 4.80
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide distribution. US nationwide (AL, AK, CA, CO, CT, FL, IL, IN, LA, MD, MA, MI, MO, MT, NJ, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WY, DC), Puerto Rico, Argentina, Austria, Australia, Bulgaria, Bahrain, Brazil, Belarus, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Germany, Algeria, Egypt, Spain, France, Great Britain, Greece, Croatia, Indonesia, Israel, India, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Japan, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Lithuania, Libya, Morocco, Macedonia, Mexico, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Russia, Singapore, Slovenia, Suriname, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Venezuela, South Africa, Kosovo.
  • Product Description
    Focal Sim radiation therapy treatment planning system
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Elekta, Inc., 400 Perimeter Center Ter Ne, Ste 50, Atlanta GA 30346-1227
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source