Recall of Drystar DT2 Mammo

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by AGFA 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 3
  • 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, image processing, radiological - Product Code LLZ
  • Reason
    The rf tags on the white protection sheets of the media stacks were incorrect.
  • Action
    AGFA Healthcare issued an "Urgent Safety Notice" dated April 22, 2010 requesting a check of warehouse inventory and a request for a sub-recall, if necessary. All affected product should be returned to the firm for replacement. For further information, contact AGFA Healthcare at 1-877-777-2432.


  • Model / Serial
    Lot Number: 36810031 (115 stacks) and Lot Number: 36750062 (65 stacks).
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Worldwide Distribution -- United States (AL, CT, FL, KS, MA, MI, NJ, NM, NY, PA and WV), British Columbia and Guatemala.
  • Product Description
    DT2 Mammo, Size 8 x 10 inch, Ref No. E2RN6. Agfa Corporation. Greenville, SC 29601. || Intended to display mammographic images.
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    AGFA Corp., 10 S Academy St, Greenville SC 29601-2632
  • Source