Recall of Device Recall MX 16Slice CT Scanner System

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Philips Medical Systems (Cleveland) Inc.

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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, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
  • Reason
    A pinch point at the end of the table top can cause injury.
  • Action
    Field Safety Notice (FSN 72800601_72800603, will be sent to all US consignees via certified mail. Philips Key Market representatives will distribute the letter internationally. Additionally, a Field Service Engineer will contact each site to schedule a time to implement the Field Change Order.


  • Model / Serial
    Model # 728131  510(k) K083498  Serial #: EP16E090001, EP16E090002, EP16E090003, EP16E090006, EP16E090009, EP16E090010, EP16E090011, EP16E090012, EP16E090013, EP16E090015, EP16E100001, EP16E100004, EP16E100006, EP16E100008, EP16E100010, EP16E100012, EP16E100013, EP16E100016, EP16E100017, EP16E100018, EP16E100019, EP16E100020, EP16E100021, EP16E100022, EP16E100023, EP16E100024, EP16E100025, EP16E100026, EP16E100028, EP16E100029, EP16E100031, EP16E100032, EP16E100033, EP16E100034, EP16E100035, EP16E100037, EP16E100038, EP16E100039, EP16E100041, EP16E100043, EP16E100044, EP16E100045, EP16E100046, EP16E100047, EP16E100049, EP16E100051, EP16E100052, EP16E100055, EP16E100056, EP16E100058, EP16E100059, EP16E100060, EP16E100062, EP16E100063, EP16E100067, EP16E100069, EP16E100070, EP16E100071, EP16E100072, EP16E100073, EP16E100074, EP16E100075, EP16E100076, EP16E100077, EP16E100078, EP16E100079, EP16E100081, EP16E100082, EP16E100083, EP16E100084, EP16E100085, EP16E100086, EP16E100087, EP16E100088, EP16E100090, EP16E100091, EP16E100093, EP16E100094, EP16E100095, EP16E100096, EP16E100100, EP16E100101, EP16E100103, EP16E100104, EP16E100105, EP16E100106, EP16E100107, EP16E100108, EP16E100109, EP16E100110, EP16E100112, EP16E100113, EP16E110003, EP16E110005, EP16E110006, EP16E110009, EP16E110011, EP16E110012, EP16E110013, EP16E110014, EP16E110015, EP16E110017, EP16E110018, EP16E110019, EP16E110020, EP16E110021, EP16E110023, EP16E110024, EP16E110025, EP16E110026, EP16E110029, EP16E110030, EP16E110031, EP16E110035, EP16E110037, EP16E110038, EP16E110042, EP16E110043, EP16E110044, EP16E110045, EP16E110046, EP16E110047, EP16E110048, EP16E110049, EP16E110050, EP16E110051, EP16E110054, EP16E110055, EP16E110056, EP16E110058, EP16E110060, EP16E110063, EP16E110064, EP16E110066, EP16E110067, EP16E110069, EP16E110074, EP16E110075, EP16E110077, EP16E110078, EP16E110080, EP16E110083, EP16E110084, EP16E110085, EP16E110089, EP16E110090, EP16E110091, EP16E110092, EP16E110093, EP16E110095, EP16E110096, EP16E110097, EP16E110099, EP16E110100, EP16E110101, EP16E110102, EP16E110104, EP16E110105, EP16E110106, EP16E110107, EP16E110108, EP16E110109, EP16E110110, EP16E110111, EP16E110117, EP16E110119, EP16E120003, EP16E120004, EP16E120005, EP16E120006, EP16E120008, EP16E120009, EP16E120010, EP16E120011, EP16E120014, EP16E120015, EP16E120016, EP16E120017, EP16E120019, EP16E120021, EP16E120023, EP16E120024, EP16E120025, EP16E120026, EP16E120027, EP16E120029, EP16E120030, EP16E120031, EP16E120032, EP16E120033, EP16E120034, EP16E120035, EP16E120036, EP16E120037, EP16E120040, EP16E120041, EP16E120042, EP16E120043, EP16E120044, EP16E120045, EP16E120046, EP16E120047, EP16E120048, EP16E120050, EP16E120052, EP16E120055, EP16E120056, EP16E120058, EP16E120059, EP16E120060, EP16E120061, EP16E120063, EP16E120065, EP16E120067, EP16E120068, EP16E120070, EP16E120071, EP16E120072, EP16E120074, EP16E120075, EP16E120076, EP16E120078, EP16E120081, EP16E120083, EP16E120089, P16C080001, P16C080002, P16C100001, P16C100002, P16C100003, P16C100004, P16C100005, P16C100007, P16C100008, P16C100009, P16C100010, P16C100011, P16C100012, P16C100013, P16C100014, P16C100015, P16C100017, P16C100018, P16C110001, P16C110002, P16C110003, P16C110004, P16C110005, P16C110006, P16C110007, P16C110008, P16C110011, P16C110012, P16C110013, P16C110014, P16C110015, P16C110016, P16C110017, P16C110018, P16C110019, P16C110020, P16C110021, P16C110022, P16C110023, P16C110024, P16C110025, P16C110026, P16C110027, P16C110028, P16C110029, P16C110030, P16C110031, P16C110032, P16C110033, P16C110034, P16C110035, P16C110036, P16C110037, P16C120001, P16C120002, P16C120003, P16C120006, P16C120007, P16C120008, P16C120009, P16C120011, P16C120012, P16C120014, P16C120016, P16C120017, P16C120018, P16C120019, P16C120020, P16C120021, P16C120022, P16C120023, P16C120024, P16C120025, P16C120026, P16C120027, P16C120029, P16C120030, P16C120032, P16C120033, P16C120036, P16C120038, P16C120039, P16E080007, P16E080008, P16E090002, P16E090003, P16E090004, P16E090007, P16E090008, P16E090012, P16E090013, P16E090014, P16E090015, P16E090016, P16E090018, P16E090019, P16E090027, P16EF80010, P16EM08003, P16EM09002 and P16EM09004.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution-USA including the states of AL, AR, CA, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MS, NC, NJ, NV, NY, OH, PA, and VA; and countries of: Albania, Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, China, Ghana, Greece, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Malawi, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, Oman, Palestine, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Venezuela and Vietnam.
  • Product Description
    MX 16-Slice CT Scanner System. || Used as a whole-body computed tomography X-Ray system.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Philips Medical Systems (Cleveland) Inc, 595 Miner Rd, Cleveland OH 44143-2131
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source