Recall of Device Recall STIC

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Stryker Instruments Div. of Stryker Corporation.

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
    Monitor, Pressure, Intracompartmental - Product Code LXC
  • Reason
    The pressure indicated may be inaccurate, and this inaccuracy may be not detectable by the user.
  • Action
    Consignees were notified by recall letter dated August 5, 2005 to locate the affected serial numbers and to return the product to the firm.


  • Model / Serial
    Serial numbers 0428702183 through 0518008193.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide, Argentina, Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, England, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taipei, Turkey and United Arab Emir.
  • Product Description
    Stryker brand Intra-Compartmental (STIC) Pressure Monitor, Model 295-001-000.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Stryker Instruments Div. of Stryker Corporation, 4100 E. Milham, Kalamazoo MI 49001
  • Source