Health product recall

3T MRI Systems

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Summary

Product
3T MRI Systems
Issue
Medical devices - Performance issue
What to do

Contact the manufacturer if you require additional information.

Audience
Healthcare

Affected products

Affected products Lot or serial number Model or catalog number
MR 7700 Not applicable. 782120
Ingenia Elition X Not applicable. 782119 782107 782136 781358
Ingenia Elition S Not applicable. 782106 782137 781357

Issue

Philips has identified an issue where a specific component failure in the gradient coil of where the affected 3T MR Systems identified above may act as a heat source, with a potential to produce smoke and/or fire. 

If the components failure occurs, the user may observe the following:
‐ Severe image quality issues (image artifacts caused by electrical disturbances)
‐ Smoke and/or fire

Recall start date: November 22, 2022

Additional information

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health products - Medical devices - Radiology
Companies

Philips Medical Systems Nederland B.V.

Veenpluis 6, Best, Netherlands, 5684 PC

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
Healthcare
Recall class
Type I
Identification number
RA-72329