Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Beckman Unicel DxC 600 and DxC 800 Clinical 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
  • 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
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because the wash concentrate tube assembly 142 may fail to deliver the appropriate amount of wash concentrate on some synchron dxc systems due to an accumulation of crystals. the impact of this issue would include: (1) quality control and patient results can potentially be affected. (2) if system has been calibrating properly and quality control is recovering within es.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent out an "Urgent Product Corrective Action" letter dated July 23, 2009 and mailed the week of July 27, 2009 to all affected customers. The letter provides the cusotmers with explanation of the problem identifed and asks them to take the following actions: " If consignees are not able to resolve these issues through routine troubleshooting they were told to contact BCI Customer Technical Support at (800) 854-3633 in the United States and Canada. " This issue will be corrected with an upcoming software version and tubing modification. " Complete and return the enclosed response form within 10 days so that Beckman Coulter may maintain their records. Consignees were also asked to share this information with their laboratory staff and retain this notification as part of their laboratory Quality System documentation. Questions regarding this Product Corrective Action letter were directed to their Customer Technical Support Center (Hotline) at (800) 854-3633 in the United States and Canada.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All serial numbers
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (Nationwide) and Canada
  • Descripción del producto
    Tubing Assembly #142, V2, V12 Mixer/Wash a component of || the DxC instruments. || Tube, Assembly, #142 V2, V12 Mixer/Wash delivers appropriate amount of wash concentrate on the UniCel DxC SYNCHRON Clinical Systems. The UniCel DxC Synchron Clinical Systems are fully automated, computer-controlled clinical chemistry analyzers designed for the in vitro determination of a variety of general chemistries, therapeutic drugs, and other chemistries. Analysis can be performed on serum, plasma, urine, or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and whole blood (sample type is chemistry dependent)
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 200 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6208
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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