Health product recall

Vessel Sealer

Last updated

Summary

Product
Vessel Sealer
Issue
Medical devices - Quality issue
What to do

Contact the manufacturer if you require additional information.

Affected products

Affected Products

Lot or Serial Number

Model or catalog number

Vessel Sealer

All lots.

480422

Issue

A review of customer feedback on Vessel Sealer Extend (VSE) PN480422 was done to determine rate of harm (bleeding harms) due to insufficient sealing.  This action taken to notify users to reduce potential harms.

Recall start date: Mar 3, 2022

Additional information

Details
Original published date: 2022-04-07
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health product - Medical device - General hospital and personal use
Companies

Intuitive Surgical Inc.

1266 Kifer Road, Sunnyvale, California

United States, 94086

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Health professionals
Hospitals
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-64036