Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Dermalight 80, UVB083

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 National Biological Corp.

¿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 3
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio 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
    Lamp, infrared, non heating - Product Code FTC
  • Causa
    The incorrect manual may have been packaged with this product. uvb-083 devices may have included the manual for a uva-080 device.
  • Acción
    The firm, National Biological, sent an "VOLUNTARY PRODUCT RECALL NOTIFICATION" letter dated May 10, 2013 to its consignees/customers by UPS or other delivery service with a signature required. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. Consignees/customers who do not respond to the letter will be contacted via telephone. The customers were instructed to check within your household to determine if you have any of the listed product; immediately destroy the incorrect User Manual, it is not necessary to return the product; record the Customer Name and or the Dermalight-80 serial number and complete and return the enclosed Verification Form, even if you do not have any User Manuals to destroy. Please contact your National Biological Corporation sales representative if you have any questions regarding this recall, any of our products, or would like assistance with the recall call 216-831-0600 or 800-338-5045 email:


  • Modelo / Serial
    The following batch and serial numbers are affected by the recall: Batch 007778, Serial numbers D83-30016 to D83-30021.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US distribution including the states of: AL, CA, MN, and NC.
  • Descripción del producto
    Dermalight 80 Model Number UVB-083, one unit per box. || The Dermalight 80 is a Phototherapy light unit that provides ultraviolet radiation therapy for diagnosed skin disorders such as Psoriasis and Vitiligo.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    National Biological Corp, 23700 Mercantile Rd, Beachwood OH 44122-5900
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source