Recall of Device Recall Integra

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

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 Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
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  • 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
    Device, dermal replacement - Product Code MDD
  • Reason
    Integra's post qa release review of historical product release test results for meshed idrt products identified the peel strength test average result was incorrectly calculated for a single lot (lot 105a00324750).
  • Action
    Integra LifeSciences Inc. sent an urgent voluntary medical device recall letter/recall acknowledgement and return form dated March 11. 2016. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to review their inventory for the affected product and immediately stop using and remove from service. Customers were asked to complete the attached form and return by email or fax as indicated on the form. Customers with questions were advised to contact Customer Service at 1-888-601-0203. For questions regarding this recall call 609-275-2700.


  • Model / Serial
    Catalogue No. MIDRT 8101 Lot No. 105A00324750
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution to PA
  • Product Description
    Integra Meshed Dermal Regeneration Template 5 cmx 5 cm (2 in x 2in) Rx Only || Meshed Integra¿ Dermal Regeneration Template, (Integra template) is a bilayer membrane system for skin replacement. The dermal replacement layer is made of a porous matrix of fibers of cross-linked bovine tendon collagen and glycosaminoglycan (chondroitin-6-sulfate) that is manufactured with a controlled porosity and defined degradation rate. The epidermal substitute layer is made of a thin polysiloxane (silicone) layer to control moisture loss from the wound. Integra template is indicated for the postexcisional treatment of life-threatening full-thickness or deep partial-thickness thermal injuries where sufficient autograft is not available at the time of excision or not desirable due to the physiological condition of the patient. Integra template is also indicated for the repair of scar contractures when other therapies have failed or when donor sites for repair are not sufficient or desirable due to the physiological condition of the patient || Manufactured by: || Integra LifeSciences Corporation || 311 Enterprise Drive, Plainsboro, NJ 08536 || 877-444-1122 USA n 609-936-5400 outside USA || 866-800-7742 fax
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