Howmedica Osteonics Corp. voluntarily recalls hip joint prosthesis-polyethylene lining
According to a report of Stryker (Beijing) Corporation, due to the lack of locking metal wire on particular batches of hip joint prosthesis-polyethylene lining, the manufacturer Howmedica Osteonics Corp. initiated the voluntary recall of the product. The recall is identified as a Class III recall. For details on product models, specifications and batches, see the Report Form of Medical Device Recall.
Attachment: Report Form of Medical Device Recall