Recall of Device Recall IMPAX Cardiovascular (CV) Reporting

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by AGFA 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
    System, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Reason
    Content entered into the "conclusions" free text box on the report writer screen was not represented on the final printed report.
  • Action
    AGFA Healthcare sent an URGENT FIELD SAFETY NOTICE dated July 27, 2012, to all affected customers. The letter described the safety alert and mitigation. Customer were asked to complete the Acknowledgment form and fax back to 864-421-1664 that the information was received and understood. For questions customers were instructed tol call 401-604-2180. For questions regarding this recall call 864-421-1754.


  • Model / Serial
    Model # L9M2100 - All Software versions of IMPAX CV Reporting
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and Canada
  • Product Description
    IMPAX Cardiovascular (CV) Reporting || Reporting tool used for structured reporting and structured report outputs (including XML style sheet customization and PDF)
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    AGFA Corp., 10 S Academy St, Greenville SC 29601-2632
  • Source