Health product recall

Snare, Pediatric, For Slim Gastroscopes

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Summary

Product
Snare, Pediatric, For Slim Gastroscopes
Issue
Medical devices - Performance issue
What to do
Company has stopped sale, is notifying affected users, and removing the device from sale.
Audience
Healthcare

Affected products

Affected products

Lot or serial number

Model or catalogue number

Snare, Pediatric, For Slim Gastroscopes

H04-19-056

N/A

Issue

The sheath used for the 7202 device is prone to kinking at the proximal end, against the shrink band, when positioned in a tight loop or tight bend, or when something within the snare loop prevents retraction into the sheath.

Recall start date: May 27, 2022

Additional information

Details
Original published date: 2022-06-10
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health product - Medical device - Gastroenterology & Urology
Companies

Hobbs Medical, Inc. 

8 Spring Street, Stafford Springs, Connecticut, United States, 06076

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
Healthcare
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-64245