Cl II Philips Brilliance CT 40. Computed Tomograp

Company: Philips Medical Systems, Inc.
Date of Enforcement Report 6/3/2015
Class lI:


Brilliance CT 40. Computed Tomography X-ray systems intended to produce cross-sectional images of the body by computer reconstruction of X-ray transmission data taken at different angles and planes.
Recall Number Z-1650-2015

The firm was informed that while raising the patient couch on the system to perform an exam, the couch unexpectedly descended to the lowest point without being commanded to do so.

Philips Medical Systems, Inc.,Cleveland, OH on 3/16/2015. Voluntary: Firm Initiated recall is ongoing.

153 units



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