Drill Extension for Astra Tech Implant System (2019-04-07)

Starting date:
April 7, 2019
Posting date:
April 29, 2019
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-69750

Last updated:

Affected Products

Drill Extension for Astra Tech Implant System

Reason

We received a complaint from an internal sales representative about 7 out of 10 drill extensions having a reduced or missing clamping functionality:
Tool malfunction: sales representative announced drill extensions with fitting problems during a course event. Issue was found before use of product - no patient involved.

Affected products

Drill Extension for Astra Tech Implant System

Lot or serial number
  • 417849
  • 419645
Model or catalog number

22520

Companies
Manufacturer
DENTSPLY Implants Manufacturing GmbH
Steinzeugstr. 50
Mannheim
GERMANY