Recall of Device Recall The Brilliance 64, Ingenuity CT, Ingenuity Core, and Ingenuity Core128 scanners

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 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
    System, x-ray, tomography, computed - Product Code JAK
  • Reason
    If the operator selects a patient name from the worklist using the mouse and then selects a different patient name using the keyboard (arrow keys then press enter) the patient name that populates the exam information page is the patient name selected with the mouse. also, it is possible to begin a normal clinical scan while the anti-virus scan is running. however, if the user is running a bol.
  • Action
    Philips Medical Systems sent an "URGENT-MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION" letter dated Mar 21, 2013 to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. Additionally, a Field Service Engineer will contact each site to schedule a time to implement the Field Change Order.


  • Model / Serial
    The following codes are affected by this recall:System Code #728231, Serial #: 9654, 91003, 95130, 95157, 95504  System Code #728326, Serial #:  32000,300003,300004,300005,300010,300011,300012,300013, 300014,300015,300018, 300027,300041,300053,300054, 300059, 300066, 300070,300071, 300073, 300074, 30077, 300078, 300079, 300080,300082,300084,300086,300091,300092, 300095, 300101, 300102,300112, 300119, 300127, 300128, 300129, 300131, 300132, 310064, 320030  System Code #728321, Serial #: 310096, 310070  System Code #728323, Serial #: 320033
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide Distribution-including the states of AR, AZ, DE, IN, KS, LA, MA, MN, MS, MT, NJ, NY, NY, OH, OR, PA, TN, TX, VT, WV, and WY.
  • Product Description
    Brilliance CT 64, Ingenuity CT, Ingenuity Core, and Ingenuity Core128 scanners are whole body Computed Tomography X-ray systems. || Produce cross-sectional images of the body by computer reconstruction of x-ray transmission.
  • Manufacturer


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