Met Acetabular

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • Met Acetabular Cup CoCrMo + PoroTi + HA coated - Acetabular shell
  • Class:
  • Class III
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Medical device



  • Available in:
  • Met Acetabular Cup CoCrMo + PoroTi + HA coated - Acetabular shell
  • Language:
  • English

Other information


  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 222644
  • Last update:
  • 08-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:


Lima Orthopaedics Australia Pty Ltd - Met Acetabular Cup CoCrMo + PoroTi + HA coated - Acetabular shell

ARTG entry for

Medical Device Included Class III


Lima Orthopaedics Australia Pty Ltd

Postal Address

Unit 1 40 Ricketts Road,MOUNT WAVERLEY, VIC, 3149


ARTG Start Date


Product category

Medical Device Class III



Approval area

Medical Devices


- The inclusion of the kind of device in the ARTG is subject to compliance with all conditions placed or imposed on the ARTG entry. Refer Part 4-5,

Division 2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and Part 5, Division 5.2 (Conditions) of the Therapeutic Goods (Medical Devices) Regulations

2002 for relevant information.

- Breaching conditions of the inclusion related to the device of the kind may lead to suspension or cancellation of the ARTG entry; may be a criminal

offence; and civil penalties may apply.




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Via Nazionale 52

Villanova San Daniele del Friuli, Udine, 33038



1. Met Acetabular Cup CoCrMo + PoroTi + HA coated - Acetabular shell

Product Type

Single Device Product

Effective date



43167 Acetabular shell

Functional description

The Met-Met acetabular cup prosthesis is used to replace the acetabulum of the hip during a total hip

arthroplasty. The Met-Met acetabular cup is coupled together only with a polyethylene (UHMWPE) liner.

Intended purpose

The Met acetabular cup is a component of the Met hip system for use in advanced articular destruction

generated by primary degenerative or post-traumatic arthrosis or rheumatoid arthritis; fracture or avascular

necrosis; congenital or acquired deformity; · failures of previous operations, like osteosynthesis, articular

reconstruction, arthrodesis, hemi- arthroplasty or total arthroplasty. The Met acetabular cup is restricted for

use with UHMWPE liners only.

Variant information

Diameter (mm) 38 to 58 Inner

Diameter (mm) 42 to 64 outer

Specific Conditions

No Specific Conditions included on Record

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