Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de BD ProbeTec" CT/GC/AC Reagent Pack

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 Becton Dickinson & Co..

¿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
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • 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
    DNA probe, nucleic acid amplification, chlamydia - Product Code MKZ
  • Causa
    In vitro diagnostic reagent packs may be underfilled and contribute to invalid quality control testing or false positive patient results.
  • Acción
    BD Diagnostic Systems sent an "URGENT PRODUCT RECALL" letter dated September 2010 to all affected customers. The letter describes the product, problem, and the actions to be taken by the customers. Customers were instructed to discontinue use of the product and discard any remaining product. BD will replace any discarded products. Additionally, customers were requested to complete and return an attached form whether or not they have any inventory remaining, to confirm receipt of the notification. The letter instructed the customers to fax the completed form to: Attention: Regulatory Compliance at 410-316-4258. For assistance regarding replacements, contact BD Customer Service Department at 1-800-675-0908. All other inquiries should contact BD Technical Services Department at 1-800-638-8663.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 0158908 exp May 31, 2011 and Lot 0158969 exp May 31, 2011
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution--USA (nationwide) including the states of AL, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, KY, LA, ME, MN, MO, MS, MT, NE, OH, PA, RI, TX, and WA and the countries of Australia, Canada, Europe, and Japan.
  • Descripción del producto
    BD ProbeTec" CT/GC/AC Reagent Pack, catalog #440450, labeled in part ***Becton Dickinson and Company, 7 Loveton Circle, Sparks, MD 21152*** || The BD ProbeTec" ET Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae Amplified DNA Assays, when tested with the BD ProbeTec ET System, use Strand Displacement Amplification (SDA) technology for the direct, qualitative detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae DNA in endocervical swabs, male urethral swabs, and in female and male urine specimens as evidence of infection with C. trachomatis, N. gonorrhoeae, or of co-infection with both C. trachomatis and N. gonorrhoeae. Specimens may be from symptomatic or asymptomatic females and males. A separate Amplification Control is an option for inhibition testing (BD ProbeTec ET CT/GC/AC Reagent Pack). The BD ProbeTec ET CT/GC assays may be performed using either the BD ProbeTec ET System or a combination of the BD ProbeTec ET System and BD Viper" instrument.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Becton Dickinson & Co., BD Diagnostic Systems, 7 Loveton Circle, Sparks MD 21152-0999
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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