Recall of Device Recall Magnetom Allegra

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Siemens Medical Solutions USA, 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 3
  • 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 and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel data.
  • Extra notes in the data
  • Reason
    Tissue roll can become magnetic.
  • Action
    The recalling firm has issued Updated Instructions to replace the stainless steel tissue roll holder. The recalling firm''s representatives are visiting each account to replace the tissue roll holder.


  • Model / Serial
    Model #7106433 - Serial #''s 20101 through 20113. Model #7387736 - Serial #''s 20405, 20406, 20411, 20412, and 20419
  • Product Classification
  • Distribution
    The product was shipped to medical facilities in CA, CT, DC, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, MN, NC, NY, OH, OR, PA, TX, and UT.
  • Product Description
    Magnetom Allegra System. Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging Diagnostic Device
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc, 51 Valley Stream Pkwy, Malvern PA 19355-1406
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source