Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall IMMAGE Immunochemistry Systems Rheumatoid Factor (RF) Reagent

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
  • 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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  • 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
    System, test, rheumatoid factor - Product Code DHR
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because the listed lots of rheumatoid factor (rf) reagent might produce false positive results. a false positive result might lead to additional unnecessary testing.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent an "URGENT FIELD SAFETY NOTICE/PRODUCT CORRECTION" letter dated May 31, 2011 to all affected customers. The letter describes the product, problem, and the actions to be taken by the customers. The letter instructs customers to discontinue use of the affected products. Customers were asked to complete and return an attached FAX BACK Response Form to 714-961-4234. Replacement products may be obtained by calling Order Assistance at 800-526-3821 in the United States, (800) 463-7828 in Canada or contacting your local Beckman Coulter representative. For any questions regarding this notice, contact the Customer Support Center (Call Center) on the Beckman Coulter website at or call (800) 854-3633 in the United States and Canada; or contact your local sales representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot Number: M908398 & M911529
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution--USA (nationwide) and the countries of Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Macao, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Oman, Pakistan, Poland, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    IMMAGE Immunochemistry Systems Rheumatoid Factor (RF) Reagent, Part Number: 447070, Lot Number: M908398 & M911529. || Rheumatoid Factor (RF) Reagent, when used in conjunction with IMMAGE Immunochemistry Systems and Calibrator 5 Plus, is intended for the quantitative determination of rheumatoid factor in human serum or plasma by rate nephelometry.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 250 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92822-6232
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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