Health product recall

Active Cord (2020-06-25)

Starting date:
June 25, 2020
Posting date:
July 10, 2020
Type of communication:
Medical Device Recall
Subcategory:
Medical Device
Hazard classification:
Type II
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Medical Devices
Audience:
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:
RA-73517

Last updated:
2020-07-10

Affected Products

Active Cord

Reason

Olympus received non injury related complaints regarding sparking during use due to cord damage. Cord sparking during electrosurgical procedures could result in burns or shocks to patients or medical personnel. If the cord were to spark while in contact with drapes or other flammable items, there could be a fire.

Affected products

Active Cord

Lot or serial number

More than 10 numbers, contact manufacturer.

Model or catalog number

C650-129A

Companies
Manufacturer

Gyrus Acmi, Inc.

9600 LOUISIANA AVE. NORTH

BROOKLYN PARK

55445

Minnesota

UNITED STATES