Recall of Device Recall WECK Hemoclip

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Teleflex Medical.

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
    Clip, implantable - Product Code FZP
  • Reason
    The manufacturing dates and expiration dates were transposed on the tyvek label.
  • Action
    Consignees were notified by letter on 12/03/2014.


  • Model / Serial
    Product Code: 523300, Lot number: 01B1400034
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    US (nationwide) including the states of AL, CA, FL, DE, IA, IL, IN, KY, MA, MN, NC, NE, NJ, NY, NV, OH, OK, PA, TX, VA, VT, and WA.
  • Product Description
    WECK Hemoclip¿ Traditional Medium Tantalum Ligating Clips. || Weck Ligating Clips are intended for use in procedures involving vessels or anatomic structures for which the surgeon determines ligating clips are the best choice.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Teleflex Medical, 4024 Stirrup Creek Dr, Durham NC 27703-9000
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source