Recall of Device Recall Stryker Orthopaedics ReUnion TSA Shoulder system

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp..

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
    Prosthesis, shoulder, semi-constrained, metal/polymer cemented - Product Code KWS
  • Reason
    A package labeled as part #5901-s-4818, lot mac7c14, standard humeral head trial, contained part # 5901-e-4818 lot mac7c14, offset humeral head trial.
  • Action
    Stryker Orthopaedics notified their branches/agencies via email on 5/12/2015 and sent notification letters and product accountability forms to hospital risk management/branches on 7/15/2015 and 7/16/2015


  • Model / Serial
    Catalog #5901-S-4818, Lot MAC7C14.
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    US Nationwide
  • Product Description
    ReUnion TSA Shoulder System, Standard SR Humeral Head Trial, 48X18, Catalog number 5901-S-4818. Orthopedic manual surgical instrument. || Howmedica Osteonics Corp. || A Subsidiary of Stryker Corp. || Stryker France || Non-sterile || Made in Cork Ireland
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Stryker Howmedica Osteonics Corp., 325 Corporate Dr, Mahwah NJ 07430-2006
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source