Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Allegra X5 Centrifuge

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
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • 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
    Centrifuges (micro, ultra, refrigerated) for clinical use - Product Code JQC
  • Causa
    A defective rotor yoke on allegra x-5 allows improper rotor seating on the hub resulting in possible rotor failure if the buckets are loaded in an imbalanced configuration.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent an Important Product Notice Recall letter dated February 5, 2016 to customer. The letter identified the affected product problem and actions to be taken. Customers are instructed to complete and return the enclosed Response Form. Customers with questions are instructed to contact our Customer Support Center " Via website, " Via phone, call 800-369-0333 the United States and Canada " Outside the United States and Canada, contact your local Beckman Coulter Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    AFB13H005, AFB13H008, AFB13H012, AFB13K002, AFB13K005, AFB13K008, AFB13J002, AFB13J003, AFB13J004, AFB13J005, AFB13J007, AFB15J001, AFB15C010, AFB13K009, AFB14H001, AFB15C008, AFB15C003, AFB15C005, AFB15C004, AFB15C006, AFB14H005, AFB14H003, AFB13K004, AFB13K006, AFB13K007, AFB13J008, AFB13K001, AFB13J006, AFB13J010, AFB13H013, AFB13H009, AFB13H003, AFB13H004
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US Nationwide (including Puerto Rico) and the countries of: Australia, Canada, Colombia, Germany, Guatemala, Netherlands, Singapore, Tunisia, , Spain
  • Descripción del producto
    Allegra X-5 rotor yoke, Catalog No. (Instruments) B30589 and B30590 (Rotor) B30593. Product Labeling: IFU B29071AA. || Product Usage: || For In Vitro Diagnostic Use. The Allegra X-5 is intended for the separation of components through the use of relative centrifugal force. It is designed to separate human samples, including blood and other body fluids, for processing, analysis and in vitro diagnostic testing, as well as non-human body samples and chemicals, including industrial and environmental samples. This centrifuge should be operated by qualified personnel only.
  • Manufacturer


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