Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Emit(R) 2000 Phenobarbital Assay (OSR4D229) and Syva(R) Emit(R) Phenobarbital Assay (4D019UL)

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
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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
    Enzyme immunoassay, phenobarbital - Product Code DLZ
  • Causa
    Firm has confirmed highter imprecision with the recalled lots on beckman coulter au(r) systems. also, if the syva(r) emit(r) 2000 phenobartbital assay (4d019ul) lots d4, d5, d6, and/or d7 as an application on au(r) systems is used, the issue may be experienced. firm has found that within-run imprecison of the recalled lots when run on an au(r) system may be higher that what would normally be obs.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent an Urgent Field Safety notice letter dated July 2012 to all affected customers. The letter identified the affected product, problem and actions to be taken. Customers were instructed to immediately discontinue use and discard any remaining inventory of the affected product. Customers were asked to share the content of the letter with laboratory director regarding the need to review previous Phenobarbital results, conduct patient follow up and/or repeat testing. For a no charge replacement of remaining inventory customers were instructed to contact Siemens Customer Service Center at 888-588-3916. For questions contact Siemens Technical Solutions Center at 800-227-8994.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Emit(R) 2000 Phenobarbital Assay (OSR4D229), lots 1151, 1167, 1191, and/or 1212 and Syva(R) Emit(R) Phenobarbital Assay (4D019UL), lots D4, D5, D6, and D7
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    United States Nationwide Distribution in the states of: CA, FL, KS, MA, MN, MS, NM, NY, NC, OR, PA, TN, TX, UT, VA, and WA.
  • Descripción del producto
    Emit(R) 2000 Phenobarbital Assay (OSR4D229) and Syva(R) Emit(R) Phenobarbital Assay (4D019UL) || Product Usage: Enzyme n Immunoassay, Phenobarbital
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 GBC Drive, Mailstop 514, PO BOX 6101, Newark DE 19714-6101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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