Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Various Immunochemistry modules. An in vitro diagnostic medical device (IVD)cobas e 601 module

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

¿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.

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  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class I
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
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  • 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
    Roche has identified that in very rare cases a sample mismatch may occur in specific immunochemistry modules. this issue can only occur if all 5 conditions below are met simultaneously.1. the immunochemistry module is included in its respective system (not standalone); and2. the “module rack buffer setting” ? 1; and3. one rack (rack a) is undergoing sampling and the following rack (rack b) is waiting for measurement; and4. the gripper (t/v carrier) fails to pick up the last vessel on rack a. as a result, the measurement for the sample in the last vessel which failed to be picked up is cancelled and the warning “tips/cup pick up error” (caution level) is issued; and5. sample position 1 of the following rack (rack b) is empty or has no test order for the immunochemistry module.This issue may be detected by 2 alarms occurring within a few minutes of one another: “tip/cup pick up error” (caution level)“abnormal l2-line movement” (s.Stop level).
  • Acción
    Roche Diagnostics is requesting customers follow the detailed instructions given in the Customer Letter and to acknowledge receipt of the communication even if they have no stock which is subject to this recall action.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Various Immunochemistry modules. An in vitro diagnostic medical device (IVD)cobas e 601 moduleMaterial Number: 04745922001cobas e 602 moduleMaterial Number: 05990378001MODULAR ANALYTICS analyserMaterial Number: 03617505001MODULAR ANALYTICS EVO analyserMaterial Number: 04998642001All software versionsARTG Number: 173887
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