How do I know if I have a recalled Medtronic heart device?
Specifically, devices include:
• Model 7230 Marquis VR
• Model 7274 Marquis DR
• Model 7232 Maximo VR
• Model 7278 Maximo DR
• Model 7277 InSync Marquis
• Model 7289 InSync II Marquis
• Model 7279 InSync III Marquis
• Model 7285 InSync III Protect (no devices implanted in the United States)
To clarify whether your device is in this group, please call your physician or the Medtronic patient toll-free line at 1-800-551-5544 (M-F, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. CT) .
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
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- What should I do if I have one of these heart devices?
- What is the appropriate follow-up period for my pacemaker?
- If I have one of these devices, what is the likelihood that my device will fail?
- What defibrillator models are being recalled?
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- Can I file a lawsuit for having a faulty defibrillator?
- What should I do if I think I have an ICD or CRT-D device that could be affected?
- What if I don't know my device model?
- What if I don't know who implanted my device?
- Are these devices covered by a warranty?
- Do I need to have my device replaced?
- If I have one of these devices, is my life in danger?
- If I have a device that recently was implanted, should I be worried?
- Are any other Medtronic devices impacted? What about pacemakers?