Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de ADVIA Centaur Intact PTH (iPTH) Assay

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 Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, 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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • Fecha de finalización del evento
  • 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, parathyroid hormone - Product Code CEW
  • Causa
    Poor sensitivity and imprecision on advia centaur¿ systems; serum samples low bias; edta plasma samples low bias.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent an "URGENT FIELD SAFETY NOTICE" dated October 2008 to all affected customers. The letter identifies the product, problem, and actions to be taken by the customers. The letter instructed customer to immediately discontinue the use of ADVIA Centaur Intact PTH (iPTH) assay kits that contain intact PTH (iPTH) reagent lot 138. It also recommended that for serum samples analyzed on the ADVIA Centaur CP system, the content of the Urgent Field Safety Notice be discussed with their laboratory director to determine the need to review previous test results, conduct patient follow up, and repeat testing for iPTH results that were less than the upper limit of the reference range, and had a companion calcium result that was elevated or at the upper limit of normal. Additionally, a Completion Notification form was attached for customers to complete and return. Customers should contact their local technical support provider for questions regarding this recall.


  • Modelo / Serial
    500 Test Kits Kit Lot Number Expiry Date 17436138 15 January 2009 17601138 15 January 2009 19464138 15 January 2009 21240138 15 January 2009 23262138 15 January 2009 100 Test Kits Kit Lot Number Expiry Date 17435138 15 January 2009 18338138 15 January 2009 19929138 15 January 2009 20943138 15 January 2009 21835138 15 January 2009
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-USA (nationwide) and the countries of Canada, Argentina, Chile, Columbia, Egypt, Finland, France, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Uruguay, and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    ADVIA Centaur Intact PTH (iPTH) Assay -assay (lot 138) || Cat. Nos. || 100 Test kit 04385983 (129501) || 500 Test kit 06587575 (129502). || For in vitro diagnostic use in the quantitative determination of intact parathyroid hormone (PTH) in EDTA plasma or serum using the ADVIA Centaur systems. This assay is intended to be used to aid in the differential diagnosis of hyperparathyroidism, hypoparathyroidism, or hypercalcemia of malignancy.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc, 333 Coney St, East Walpole MA 02032-1516
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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