Recall of Device Recall Port Kit with Access Infusion Set

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Navilyst Medical, 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
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  • Event Risk Class
    Class 2
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  • 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
    Set, administration, intravascular - Product Code FPA
  • Reason
    Navilyst medical has recalled a port kit with access infusion set due to a possible breach of sterilization barrier.
  • Action
    Navilyst Medical, Inc., sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall - Immediate Action Required letter dated November 25, 2013 to their customers via Federal Express. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Customers are instructed to segregate and return all affected devices to Navilyst Medical, Inc. Distribution Center Attn: QA Returns 10 Glens Falls Technical Park Glens Falls, NY 12801 and complete and return the Reply Verification Tracking Form provided in the recall notification via Fax to: 1-800-782-1357. For questions call 1-800-833-9973 between 8:30 am and 7:00 pm (EST).


  • Model / Serial
    Batch/Lot Numbers: 4688881, 4688883, 4688884, 4688885, 4688887, 4668695, 4654060, 4654060, 4659108, 4668699, 4654061, 4659109, 4668700, 4654062, 4659110, 4668701, 4654063, 4658398, 4662581, 4664985, 4675021, 4681156, 4654064, 4654065, 4658399, 4658400, 4662583 and 4675023
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    US Nationwide Distribution in the states of CA, CT, DC, MA, NJ, NY, PA, MD, VA, WV, NC, GA, FL, TN, OH, MN, MT, IL, MO, NE, OK, TX, NM, and WA.
  • Product Description
    Port Kit with Access Infusion Set under the following labels: 1) 8F/SL/Plastic Port/F, Product Number H965450140, Catalog Number 45-014; || 2) 8F/SL/Titanium Ports/NF, Product Number H965450170, Catalog Number 45-017; 3) 6F/SL/Plastic Port/F, Product Number H965450200, Catalog Number 45-020; 4) 8F/SL/Plastic Port/F, Product Number H965450220, Catalog Number 45-022; 5) 8F/SL/Titanium Ports/F, Product Number H965450250, Catalog Number 45-025; 6) Plastic/6F/non-filled/non-valved, Product Number H965450290, Catalog Number 45-029; || 7) Plastic/6F/filled/non-valved, Product Number H965450300, Catalog Number 45-030; 8) Plastic/8F/non-filled/non-valved, Product Number H965450310, Catalog Number 45-031; 9) Plastic/8F/filled/non-valved, Product Number H965450320, Catalog Number 45-032; 10) Plastic/6F/non-filled/valved, Product Number H965450370, Catalog Number 45-037; || 11) Plastic/6F/filled/valved, Product Number H965450380, Catalog Number 45-038; 12) Plastic/8F/non-filled/valved, Product Number H965450390, Catalog Number 45-039; 13) Plastic/8F/filled/valved, Product Number H965450400, Catalog Number 45-040; 14) Titanium/6F/non-filled/valved, Product Number H965450410, Catalog Number 45-041; 15) Titanium/8F/non-filled/valved, Product Number H965450430, Catalog Number 45-043. || Product Usage: ***K-Shield Port Access Infusion Set, (affected product) supplied by Kawasumi Laboratories. The K-Shield Port Access Infusion Set with High Pressure Tubing is an intravascular administration set with a non-coring Huber needle that is used to access an implanted medication port for solution infusion. This device is also indicated for injection of contrast media by a power injector only with power injectable implanted port.***NMI Port is indicated for patients who require long-term access to the central venous system for administration of fluids including but not limited to hydration fluids, chemotherapy, analgesics, nutritional therapy and blood products. The device is also indicated for blood specimen withdrawal.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Navilyst Medical, Inc., 26 Forest St, Marlborough MA 01752-3068
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
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