Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de In-Line Blood Set with Filter

Según Department of Health, Therapeutic Goods Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en Australia que fue producido por Baxter Healthcare Pty Ltd.

¿Qué es esto?

Una corrección al equipo o acción de retiro tomada por el fabricante para abordar un problema con un dispositivo médico. Los retiros (recalls) ocurren cuando un dispositivo médico está defectuoso, cuando puede poner en riesgo la salud, o cuando simultáneamente está defectuoso y puede poner en riesgo la salud.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class I
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • País del evento
  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    Australian data is current through July 2018. All of the data comes from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration, except for the categories Manufacturer Parent Company and Product Classification.
    The Parent Company and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel, based on matches of recall data from the U.S. and Australia.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
  • Causa
    Baxter healthcare have identified the potential for a leak to occur at the tube to cap junction of the in-line blood set with filter (mmc2433). preliminary investigation has shown that this issue is due to the combination of cap dimension variability, especially on lower limit, and insertion depth of the cap into the tube on the lower side.To date, no complaints have been received as a result of this issue.
  • Acción
    Baxter is advising customers to identify and quarantine affected product from their facility. Baxter will arrange return of product from impacted users.


  • Modelo / Serial
    In-Line Blood Set with FilterProduct Code: MMC2433Multiple Lot NumbersARTG Number: 108533(Baxter Healthcare - Blood transfusion set)
  • Manufacturer