Recall of Device Recall Philips Healthcare Ingenuity TF PET/CT

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.

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
    System, tomography, computed, emission - Product Code KPS
  • Reason
    One of the two wire channels mounted inside the gantry separation unit (gsu) that is also used to secure the top two gsu covers, was missing mounting hardware.
  • Action
    Philips Healthcare is notifying the affected users of this issue via this Customer Information Letter and correcting via Field Change Order FC088200514.


  • Model / Serial
    Ingenuity TF PET/CT Model # 882442
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    One domestic and 1 foreign consignee ( Spain)
  • Product Description
    Ingenuity TF PET/CT - a integrated diagnostic X-ray Computed Tomography (CT) and Positron Emission Tomography (PET) system
  • Manufacturer


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