There is a complaint regarding internal check cable guide mechanism failur ...



There is a complaint regarding internal check cable guide mechanism failure for the Nucletron Flexitron brachytherapy afterloader system. Due to an obstruction during the check cable out drive, the internal guiding tube became displaced and the check cable became damaged. This issue could cause treatment interruption or in a very unlikely scenario, incorrect source positioning and radiation treatment errors.
Components:
Units Affected:    383
Recall Date:    Nov 18, 2019
Mfg:
Nucletron BV
Mfg Country:
Netherlands
Recall ID:    84371
Product ID:    178166
Enforcement Date:    Jan 8, 2020
Last Published:    Jan 2, 2020

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Emert Number:    Z-0772-2020
Emert Status:    Announced