Recall of Device Recall PENTARAY NAV HighDensity Mapping Catheter

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Biosense Webster, 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 2
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Status
    Open, Classified
  • Event Country
  • 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
    Catheter,intracardiac mapping,high-density array - Product Code MTD
  • Reason
    Contraindication language updated in the instructions for use (ifu) to indicate that pentaray catheters should not be used in patients with prosthetic valves.
  • Action
    Recall Notification letter, dated 04/14/2016, and Acknowledgement Form was sent to customers via express mail on 05/17/2017. Instructions included to read and follow Labeling Correction Notice carefully, provide the notice to anyone in the facility that should be aware, sign and return the Acknowledgement Form, and to maintain awareness of the correction.


  • Model / Serial
    Product code (Product Description) (GTIN): D-1282-01-S (NAV, 7FR, F, 4-4-4) (10846835009576), D-1282-02-S (NAV, 7FR, F, 2-6-2) (10846835009583), D-1282-03-S (NAV, 7FR, F, 1-8-1) (10846835009590), D-1282-04-S (NAV, 7FR, D, 4-4-4) (10846835009606), D-1282-05-S (NAV, 7FR, D, 2-6-2) (10846835009613), D-1282-06-S (NAV, 7FR, D, 1-8-1) (10846835009620).
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distributed internationally to Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Columbia, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, People's Republic of China, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom.
  • Product Description
    PENTARAY NAV High-Density Mapping Catheter.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Biosense Webster, Inc., 15715 Arrow Hwy, Irwindale CA 91706-2006
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source