Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Dimension Vista Calcium (CA) Flex Reagent cartridge

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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Cresolphthalein complexone, calcium - Product Code CIC
  • Causa
    May produce erroneously low results from specific well sets.
  • Acción
    An Urgent Medical Device Recall and an Urgent Field Safety Notice were issued on January 30, 2018 to all Dimension Vista customers who purchased the impacted lot to notify them of the issue, the potential risk to health, and actions to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to: "Discontinue use of and discard the Dimension Vista Calcium Flex reagent lot 17171BD. "Please review this letter with your Medical Director. "Review your inventory of these products to determine your laboratorys replacement needs and to provide information to Siemens for reporting to the authorities. "Complete and return the Field Correction Effectiveness Check Form attached to this letter within 30 days. If you have received any complaints of illness or adverse events associated with the product listed in Table 1, immediately contact your local Siemens Customer Care Center or your local Siemens Technical Support Representative. For further questions, please call (312) 275-7795.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot # 17171BD, UDI # (UDI) 0084276801561817171BD18062010445160 EXP. 06-20-2018
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and to the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland
  • Descripción del producto
    Dimension Vista¿ Calcium Flex¿ reagent cartridge, Dimension Vista¿ CA, K1023, SMN # 10445160 || The CA method is an in vitro diagnostic test for the quantitative measurement of calcium in human serum, plasma, and urine on the Dimension Vista System.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 Gbc Dr Ms 514, Po Box 6101, Newark DE 19702-2466
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source