Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall COULTER DxH Cell Lyse

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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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Products, red-cell lysing products - Product Code GGK
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because beckman coulter identified unexpected high particle counts in the lots of dxh cell lyse listed. these lots may generate high background counts; could result in a falsely elevated total nucleated count (tnc) of up to 50 cells/¿l; or may also result in recovery of tnc values that were higher than expected for level 1 of the body fluid control.
  • Acción
    The recall communication was initiated on 08/01/2011 with Beckman Coulter forwarding a Product Corrective Action (PCA) letter with attached PCA Response Form (via US Postal Service for US customers) to all customers, who purchased Coulter DxH Cell Lyse. The letter provides the customers with an explanation of the problem identified and an action to be taken. Customers were instructed to contact Beckman Coulter for product replacement. In addition, customers were instructed to complete and return the enclosed PCA Response Form within 10 days. Customers with questions regarding this Product Corrective Action were instructed to call Beckman Coulter Customer Service at 800-526-7694 in the United States or Canada, or contact their Beckman Coulter representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Numbers: 0710001, 0710003, 0711002, 0712001, 0710002, 0710004, 0711001, 0711003, and  0712002.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- Australia, Belgium, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Macao, Malaysia, Netherlands, Norway, Philippines, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and the United States.
  • Descripción del producto
    COULTER DxH Cell Lyse, Part number 628018(1L) and 628019 (5L). || The COULTER¿ DxH Cell Lyse is an erythrocyte lytic agent used for quantitative || determination of hemoglobin, enumeration of NRBC, and counting and sizing || leukocytes on UniCel¿ DxH 800 Coulter¿ Cellular Analysis System.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 250 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6232
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source