Health product recall

K360 Scalpel Handle

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Summary

Product
K360 Scalpel Handle
Issue
Medical devices - Performance issue
What to do

Contact the manufacturer if you require additional information.

Audience
Healthcare
Industry

Affected products

Affected products

Lot or serial number

Model or catalog number

K360 Scalpel Handle

0522
0621
0521
0322

K360

Issue

Hu-Friedy has identified that the scalpel holder )tip/head of the device) may separate from the handle for certain lots of K360 Scalpel Handles. Should the tip fall off during use, it could fall into the patient's mouth which may result in a cut to the patient's mouth, and also present a choking hazard. 

Recall start date: August 26, 2022

Additional information

Details
Original published date: 2022-09-08
Alert / recall type
Health product recall
Category
Health product - Medical device - General and plastic surgery
Companies

Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., LLC

3232 N. Rockwell St., Chicago, Illinois, United Stated, 60618

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
Healthcare
Industry
Recall class
Type II
Identification number
RA-64534