Health Canada Recall Information

Trade Name

A) Rejuvenate Modular Neck, 0 DEG

B) Rejuvenate Modular Neck, 8 DEG

C) Rejuvenate Modular Neck, 16 DEG

D) Rejuvenate SPT Modular Stem, Straight Press-Fit Texture TMFZ

Recall Posting Date

2012-05-28

Manufacturer

Howmedica Osteonics Corporation

Recall Start Date

2012-04-30

Recall Number

73679

Hazard Classification

Type II

Model or Catalog #

A) NLS-300000B, NLS-340000B, NLS-380000B, NLS-420000B

B) NLV-300800G, NLV-300800Y, NLV-340800G, NLV-340800Y, NLV-380800G, NLV-380800Y, NLV-420800G, NLV-420800Y

C) NLS-301600P, NLS-341600P, NLS-3816000P, NLS-4216000P

D) SPT-070000S, SPT-080000S, SPT-090000S, SPT-100000S, SPT-110000S, SPT-120000S

Lot or Serial #

A) All lots

B) All lots

C) All lots

D) All lots

Reason for Recall

Stryker Orthopedics has updated the instructions for use (IFU) for the Rejuvenate Modular Hip System. This is based on a reported rate of less than one percent for revisions potentially associated with fretting and/or corrosion at or about the modular neck junction.


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