Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Access Total T3 Reagent

Según U.S. Food and Drug Administration, este evento ( retiro de equipo (recall) ) involucró a un dispositivo médico en United States que fue producido por Beckman Coulter Inc..

¿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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 3
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente del evento
  • URL de la fuente del evento
  • Notas / Alertas
    U.S. data is current through June 2018. All of the data comes from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, except for the category Manufacturer Parent Company.
    The Parent Company was added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Radioimmunoassay, total triiodothyronine - Product Code CDP
  • Causa
    A recall was initiated because beckman coulter has identified a negative bias in test results when comparing elevated total t3 patient samples diluted with sample diluent a to samples diluted with access total t3 calibrator s0.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent a Product Correction letter dated October 11, 2011, to all affected customers. The PCA letter informed the customers of the problem identified and the actions to be taken. Customers were informed to stop SDA usage as an alternative dilutent and that the S0 dilutent is to be used for manual dilution of the patient sample for Total T3. They will also be informed to no longer use the On Board Dilution (OBD) option for Total T3. Customers were instructed to complete and return the enclosed response form within 10 days. Customers with questions regarding this notification were instructed to contact Customer Support Center at or call (800) 854-3633 in the US and Canada. Outside of the US and Canada, customers were instructed to contact their local Beckman Coulter Representative. For questions regarding this recall call 714-961-4941.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All Lots
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide), Canada, and internationally.
  • Descripción del producto
    Access Total T3 Reagent, PN: 33830 || The Access Total T3 assay is used for the quantitative determination of triiodothyronine (T3) levels in human serum and plasma in the assessment of thyroid function and diagnosis of thyroid disorders when T3 levels are between 0.1 and 8.0 ng/mL.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 250 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6232
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source