Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de COULTER DxH Diluent

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.

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  • Tipo de evento
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • 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
    Diluent, blood cell - Product Code GIF
  • Causa
    Beckman coulter has received an increased number of complaints related to hemoglobin (hgb) on unicel dxh 800 and dxh 600 coulter cellular analysis systems. the use of the dxh diluent lots listed in the recall notice may eventually result in a compromised hgb chamber.
  • Acción
    An Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated 4/13/15 was sent to customers who purchased the Coulter DxH Diluent. The letter informs customers that Beckman Coulter has received an increased number of complaints related to Hemoglobin (HGB) on UniCel DxH 800 and DxH 600 Coulter Cellular Analysis Systems. The letter informs customers of the problems identified and the actions to be taken. Customers are instructed to complete and return the enclosed Response Form within 10 days. Customers with questions are instructed to contact Customer Support Center via or call (800) 526-7694 in the US and Canada. Customers outside the US and Canada are instructed to contact their local Beckman Coulter Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot No. 3099980 - 3512190, expiration dates: 17 April 2015 - 26 August 2016.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- Argentina; Brazil; Brunei Darussalam; Canada; Chile; Colombia; Hong Kong; India; Lebanon; Macao; Mexico; Panama; Philippines; Qatar; Singapore; Taiwan; Thailand; Trinidad and Tobago; United States, including Puerto Rico; and Uruguay.
  • Descripción del producto
    COULTER DxH Diluent, Catalog No. 628017, Part No. A59956. || For use as an isotonic buffered diluent in conjunction with a cyanide-free lytic agent for counting and sizing blood cells.
  • Manufacturer


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