Recall of Device Recall XenMatrix Surgical Graft

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Davol, Inc., Sub. C. R. Bard, 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 1
  • 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
    Surgical Graft - Product Code FTM
  • Reason
    Davol cannot guarantee that all xenomatic product released from july to october 2010 meets fda guidelines for endotoxin limits; and therefore, the grafts are potentially contaminated with bacteria.
  • Action
    Davol issued recall notification to accounts by letter dated 1/06/11 requesting recalled units be returned. contact Davol Customer Service at 1-800-556-6275 for instructions on how to return product to Davol. A fax sheet attached to the letter to be completed and fax to 1-401-825-8753.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot numbers begin with the following 4 letters:  HUTF, HUTI, HUTJ, HUTK, HUTL, HUUA, HUUB, HUUC, HUUD, HUUE, HUUF, HUUG, HUUH, and HUUJ
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
  • Product Description
    XenMatrix Surgical Graft Sterile, Porcine Dermal Matrix || 10 x 15 cm Rectangle || Catalog #: 1161015
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Davol, Inc., Sub. C. R. Bard, Inc., 100 Crossings Blvd, Warwick RI 02886-2850
  • Manufacturer Parent Company (2017)
  • Source