Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Active Cortisol EIA

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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  • Fecha de finalización del evento
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  • 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, cortisol - Product Code CGR
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because beckman coulter has confirmed that the listed lot numbers of active control elisa reagent will result in falsely high values for patient samples due to a shift in the calibration of the assigned standard values. beckman coulter recommends that patient results, generated with the affected lots, be evaluated in the context of other diagnostic tests and the clinica.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent a Product Corrective Action (PCA) letter dated July 13, 2009. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to discontinue use until further notice and discard remaining affected product. Customers were instructed to contact Beckman Coulter at 1-800-231-7970. Newer lots (lot number 991069 or higher) of the product have been recalibrated to restore the performance as described in the Instructions for Use (IFU). For method correlation information, please contact Technical Support at the phone number listed below. Consignees were asked to share this information with laboratory staff and retain the PCA letter for their Quality System documentation, and complete and return the enclosed Response Form within 10 days so that the firm can be assured that they received the notification. Questions regarding this notification were directed to the DSL Technical Support Center at 1-800-231-7970 in the United State and Canada, or their local Beckman Coulter Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Numbers Epiration Dates 04195 8/15/2006 04195A 10/18/2006 04195B 1/26/2006 04195D 8/15/2006 04195E 10/18/2006 04195F 10/18/2006 09266A 01/31/2006 09266 10/17/2007 04126A 10/11/2007 04126 7/28/2007 03066A 09/05/2007 03066 09/05/2007 01036 07/02/2007 716217 06/06/2008 716218 07/29/2008 800408 05/07/2009 800409 05/07/2009 800410 05/07/2009 890829 09/03/2009 990168 09/03/2009
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Active Cortisol EIA, 96 Wells, DSL-10-2000 || The DSL-10-2000 Active Cortisol Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA) kit provides materials for the quantitative measurement of cortisol in serum, plasma or urine. This assay is intended for in vitro diagnostic use.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 200 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6208
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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