Recall – CT Scan acquisition data potentially effected by software bug

Company: Shanghai United Imaging Healthcare Co., Ltd.
Date of Enforcement Report: 4/22/2020
Class II

PRODUCT

Positron Emission Tomograpy and Computed Tomography System, Model: uMI 550, with software version R001.3.0.0.750505, Rx Only, CE 0197, UDI: (01)06971576832026 – Product Usage: This system is intended to be operated by qualified healthcare professionals to assist in the detection, localization, diagnosis, staging, restaging, treatment planning and treatment response evaluation for diseases and disorders in, but not limit to, oncology, cardiology and neurology.

Recall Number: Z-1708-2020

REASON

Potential sporadic software bugs in R001.3.0.0.750505 software version may cause an issue with the PET acquisition raw data causing reconstruction problems during PET/CT scanning and could possibly cause rescans of patients with additional dose.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER

Shanghai United Imaging Healthcare Co., Ltd. on 8/26/2019. Voluntary:  Firm Initiated recall is ongoing.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE

2 units

DISTRIBUTION

US Nationwide

What’s New

FDA:  Exemptions, Variances, and Alternate Forms of Adverse Event Reporting for Medical Devices

Manufacturers, importers, and user facilities can request an exemption or variance from any or all of the medical device reporting requirements in 21 CFR Part 803.  Read more:  https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/medical-device-reporting-mdr-how-report-medical-device-problems/exemptions-variances-and-alternate-forms-adverse-event-reporting-medical-devices

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