Recall of Device Recall MMP 200

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Stryker Communications 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
  • Reason
    Utilization of incorrect screws resulted in inadequate thread engagement reducing the load bearing capability of the product.
  • Action
    Stryker notified consignees verbally on January 28, 2011 and by letter dated February 11, 2011.


  • Model / Serial
    Serial numbers 02074510100008 and 0207451010000
  • Distribution
    MA, CO
  • Product Description
    MMP 200 Articulating Booms, Catalog Number 0682-000-604SX, Product Number 0682-001-060C. Used for operating room equipment.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Stryker Communications Corp, 1410 Lakeside Pkwy Ste 100, Flower Mound TX 75028-4026
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source