FDA Provides Additional News on Recall of Zimmer Biomet Reverse Shoulder Implant
Silver Spring, Maryland—The FDA has provided additional information to patients and medical providers regarding the recall of the Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder Implant initiated by Zimmer Biomet on December 20, 2016. The recall has been designated a "Class 1" recall, which reflects the highest classification available to the FDA. Class 1 recalls are reserved for those products where there is a reasonable probability that the use of the device will cause serious adverse health consequences or death.
Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder System Humeral Tray Model 115340
Biomet Comprehensive Reverse Shoulder Humeral
All lots with part number 115340
October 2008 to September 2015
August 25, 2008 to September 27, 2011
Number of Devices Recalled
If you believe you may have one of the affected devices, you should promptly consult your physician for an evaluation.
You may also be entitled to compensation and should contact an attorney experienced in cases involving defective medical devices to learn about your legal rights.