Toshiba has recalled its Nemio product line. The serial numbers of the systems involved in the recall are listed below.
Nemio XG ultrasound system, SSA-590A with version 1.5 software. Recall # Z-0771-2007
Serial #: A1A0642100; A1A0642102; A1B0662183; A1B0662184; A1B0662256; A1B0662257; A1B0662258; A1B0662327; A1B0662328; A1B0662330; A1B0662331; A3A0652115; A3B0662284; A3B0662285; A3B0662286; A3B0662287; A3B0662288; A3B0662289; A3B0662290; A3B0662291; A3B0662292; A3B0662293; A3B0662371; A3B0662372; A3B0662373; A3B0662374; A3B0662375; A3B0662376; A3B0662377; A3B0662378; A3B0662379; A3B0662380; A3B0672415; A3B0672416; A3B0672417; A3B0672418; A3B0672419
Recalling Firm: Toshiba American Med Sys Inc., Tustin, CA, by letters on December 19, 2006.
Manufacturer: Toshiba Medical Systems Corp., Tokyo, Japan. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.
Transducer surface temperature. It was found during testing that when using the system in the 2DCDI + PW mode, with the Scale Graph function active, that the transducer surface temperature could exceed the 27 degrees Celsius limit as specified in the IEC safety standard.