Recall of Device Recall TLS Surgical Drainage System

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Stryker Leibinger GmbH & Co. KG.

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
    Apparatus, suction, single patient use, portable, nonpowered - Product Code GCY
  • Reason
    An incorrect sterility status on the label, non-sterile products labeled as sterile.
  • Action
    Stryker sent an " URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE RECALL" notifications dated January 3, 2017, to the affected customers. The recall notification included a description of the reason for the recall, affected product, consignee responsibilities, instructions for returning affected product, and instructions for responding to the formal recall notification. Please report any adverse events or product quality problems to Stryker CMF Customer Service: 1 (800) 962-6558.


  • Model / Serial
    Part # 6630 QUINTUBE Monitor Pack Lots-  M1305008, M1305009, M1305010, M1305011, M1309004, M1309005, M1309006, M1309007, M1309008, M1309009, M1309010, M1607009, M1607010, T1309003  Part # 6649 SPG Bulb Drain System, 4mm Flat w/Center Holes Lot - M1508003
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) Distribution and to the countries of : Australia, Canada, Chile, Spain, South Africa and Taiwan.
  • Product Description
    QUINTUBE Monitor Pack (5 tubes/pk, 24 pk/case) (Non-Sterile) || SPG Bulb Drain System, 4mm Flat w/Center Holes (Sterile) || Accessories to TLS Surgical Drainage System
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Stryker Leibinger GmbH & Co. KG, Botzinger Strasse 41, Freiburg Germany
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source