Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall iChem 10 SG Urine Chemistry Strips

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 Beckman Coulter 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
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  • 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
    Method, enzymatic, glucose (urinary, non-quantitative) - Product Code JIL
  • Causa
    Iris international is recalling the ichem 10 sg urine chemistry strip because of false positive leukocyte result for samples that are truly negative.
  • Acción
    An "Important Product Notice," dated 12/8/14 was sent to customers to inform them of the recall by Iris International. The recall letter informs customers that The identified lots of iChem 10 SG Urine Chemistry Strips may have leukocyte pads that are more sensitive at the first reporting range of 1+, corresponding to 25 white blood cells (WBCs) /microliter. The letter provides the impact of the recall and the actions to taken by the customers. Customers are instructed to discard any remaining strips from the affected lots and use another lot number. Customers can either contact their local Customer Service Support or complete and return the Replacement Order form, if replacement product is needed. The enclosed response form should be completed and returned within 10 days. Customers with questions are instructed to refer to; (800) 854-3633 in US and Canada. Customers outside the US and Canada are instructed to contact their local support representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    510033A, expiration 2015-03 510034A, expiration 2015-04 510035A, expiration 2015-07 510035B, expiration 2015-09
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- US, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Ecuador, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Kuwait, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Philippines, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, and United Arab Emirates.
  • Descripción del producto
    iChem 10 SG Urine Chemistry Strips, PN 800-7005. || Intended for the in vitro measurement of glucose, protein, bilirubin, urobilinogen, pH, specific gravity, blood, ketones, nitrite, leukocyte esterase, ascorbic acid, and color.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 250 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6232
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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