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Getinge Flow-c and Flow-e Anesthesia Systems

Recall date
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Brand

Getinge USA Sales Inc.
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Lot code/Notes

A total of 64 Flow-c (product No. 6887700) and Flow-e (product No. 6887900) Anesthesia Systems. For full list of serial numbers, see https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/ires/index.cfm?Event=90250
Reason
Due to potential for a crack to form on the on/off switch of the suction unit, which may cause the switch to break, preventing the suction unit from being activated and potentially causing harm to the patient.