Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall GBS Detect

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 Hardy Diagnostics.

¿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
  • 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
    Culture media, selective and non-differential - Product Code JSJ
  • Causa
    Performance failure; poor hemolytic reaction of non or weakly hemolytic group b streptococcus (gbs) with the target qc organism, streptococcus agalactiae (atcc 13813) due to product deterioration.
  • Acción
    On 03/21/2016 customers were notified by phone, and were sent a notification letter. Customers were instructed via phone call to discard remaining plates of the implicated lot, and to notify the firm of how many plates are left. The firm stated that they will be issuing replacements. The firm stated that they will be sending written notification as well. The firm requested full name and e-mail or fax number in order to follow-up with the written notification. The customer notification letter instructs customers to complete, sign, scan/e-mail or fax back enclosed form stating compliance with the action regarding the specific lot. The firm requests the form be returned to the attention of the Quality Assurance Department at, fax number 805-614-9274. If the lab is unable to be reached via telephone and would like replacements or credit contact Customer Service Department at 800-266-2222, option 1. Replacements will be sent out at no charge. Any questions contact Technical Services Department at 800-266-2222, option 2 or via e-mail at


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot H16054 and H15056.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    U.S. Distribution to the following states: AL, SC, FL, CT, VA, WI, MA, MI, WV, OH, IN, IL, NC, and TX.
  • Descripción del producto
    Hardy Diagnostics GBS Detect || Cat no. A300. || Used for the isolation and detection by enhanced hemolysis of gamma-hemolytic (non-hemolytic) Group B Streptococcus.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Hardy Diagnostics, 1430 W McCoy Ln, Santa Maria CA 93455-1005
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source