Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Access Immunoassay Systems

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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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente 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
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    Beckman coulter is initiating a recall due to a defective newly released aluminum incubator belt pulley that may rub against the light shield, which causes the formation of debris. debris that is caused by the incubator belt pulley rubbing against the light shield can fall into the reaction vessels (rvs) and present a risk of erroneous test results.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent an "Urgent Product Correction" letter dated February 12, 2013 via mail and email to its customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to place your Access system in the Ready or Not Ready mode. Lift the cover (as you do to access the probes) and look at the left side of the incubator unit under the peripump by the aspirate probe, if you see a silver pulley, immediately discontinue use and contact Technical Support also check for QC failures and system check failures; If you see a white pulley, this is the correct part and you can resume normal activity. Beckman will replace the metal pulley with the plastic pulley if you verified the your instrument has the silver pulley. The customers were also instructed to share this information with staff; and complete and return enclosed Response Form within 10 days. If you have any questions regarding this notice, please contact Technical support from the website: or by phone at: 1-800-854-3633 in the United States and Canada.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Part # A25640, A25638, A25656, A25637; All Serial Numbers
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA (nationwide) and countries of: Aurstria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    UniCel DxC 600i Synchron Access Clinical System; P/N 107405S || Product Usage: The Access Immunoassay Systems are in vitro diagnostic devices used for the quantitative, semi-quantitative or qualitative determination of various analyte concentrations found in human body fluids.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 250 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6232
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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