Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Hc2 System Software

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 QIAGEN Gaithersburg, 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
  • 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
    Colorimeter, photometer, spectrophotometer for clinical use - Product Code JJQ
  • Causa
    The software component of a diagnostic medical device may be defective and could cause incorrect patient values.
  • Acción
    The firm, Qiagen, sent a "Notice of Product Field Action" letter dated January 12, 2011 to all customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately discontinue the process of running multiple assay protocols on a single microplate to eliminate the potential for inaccurate patient result reporting, and to complete and return the acknowledgment section via fax to QIAGEN 661-702-3854 or scan the document and email to The firm informed users that they will provide further detailed instructions for a workaround and software fix. A QIAGEN representative will contact the customers who indicated that they run multiple assays on a plate and are currently using the HC2 System Software Version 3.0 (Suite 4.0), to assist in the identification of those patients that may have been affected by the software defect. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Qiagen Technical Services at 800-344-3631, Option 2.


  • Modelo / Serial
    hc2 User's Guide, Lots 5723098 and 5722169; and Qiagen embedded hc2 Software Suite 4.0, Lots Q50455 and Q50349.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    The recalled product was sold to medical laboratories nationwide and in Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Hc2 System Software Suite 4.0 version 3.0, available as component in Qiagen user guide, catalog #5050-00162, and as a component within a Qiagen PC, available as catalog # 5050-11140A. || The software calculates and interprets assay results generated by the Digene Microplate Luminometer according to assay validation parameters. The software is used in conjunction with the following QIAGEN products: digene HC2 High-Risk HPV DNA Test [5199-1220 (one-plate); 5199-00016 (four-plate)] digene HC2 HPV DNA Test (5198-1220) digene HC2 CT/GC DNA Test (5130-1220) digene HC2 CT-ID DNA Test (5135-1220) digene HC2 GC-ID DNA Test (5140-1220) digene HC2 CT-GC Dual-ID DNA Test (5145-1220)
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    QIAGEN Gaithersburg, Inc., 1201 Clopper Rd, Gaithersburg MD 20878-4000
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source