Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Dimension Mass Creatine Kinase MB Isozyme Calibrator

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 Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, 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
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • 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
    Calibrator, secondary - Product Code JIT
  • Causa
    Siemens healthcare diagnostics has received complaints that the lyophilized cake is not fully dissolved after the stated time in the mmb calibrator instructions for use (ifu). the frequency of this occurrence is low but if it occurs, gel-like clumps may be observed.
  • Acción
    The firm, Siemens, sent an "Urgent Medical Device Correction" letter dated May 2013, to all consignees/customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed as follows: Until a permanent solution is identified, please follow the instructions listed in the letter in order to optimize calibration preparation; complete and return the attached Correction Effectiveness Check form via fax to the Siemens Technical Solutions Center at (302) 631-8467 and forward this notification to anyone to whom you may have distributed this product. If you have any questions, please contact the Siemens Technical Solutions Center or your local Siemens technical representative or call 800-441-9250.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product - MMB CAL, Catalog Number RC420, Siemens Material Number 10445023 with lot numbers 2GD053, 2KD024, and 3AD051.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide distribution: US including states of : AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, GA, GU, FL, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, PR, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, and WY.
  • Descripción del producto
    Dimension(R) Mass Creatine Kinase MB Isozyme Calibrator (RC420) || The Mass Creatine Kinase MB isozyme Calibrator is an in vitro diagnostic product intended to be used to calibrate the Creatine Kinase MB Isozyme method for the Dimension(R) clinical chemistry system with heterogeneous immunoassay module.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 Gbc Dr Ms 514, PO BOX 6101, Newark DE 19702-2466
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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