Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall LOCI 8 Calibrator

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
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
    Open, Classified
  • País 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
    Calibrator, multi-analyte mixture - Product Code JIX
  • Causa
    An increase in the number of failed calibration events or negative bias with quality control (qc) and patient samples when using dimension vista loci 8 calibrator lot 7cd076 to calibrate estradiol (e2) assay.
  • Acción
    The firm, Siemens, issued an "Urgent Medical Device Correction (VC18-01.A.US)" letter dated 11/3/2017, to US customers on November 3, 2017 and an "Urgent Field Safety Notice (VC18-01.A.OUS)" to customers outside the US in November 2017. Customers were instructed to: " Discontinue use of and discard impacted LOCI 8 CAL lot 7CD076 " Calibrate the E2 assay using an alternate lot of LOCI 8 CAL. " Review the letter with their Medical Director. " Review their inventory of this product to determine theirs laboratory's replacement needs and to provide information to Siemens for reporting to the regulatory authorities. " Complete and return the Field Correction Effectiveness Check Form attached to the UMDR/UFSN letter within 30 days via Fax to Customer Care Center at (312) 275-7795 or send scanned copy via email to " Retain this letter with your laboratory records, and forward this letter to those who may have received this product. If you have any questions, please contact your Siemens Customer Care Center, your local Siemens Technical Support Representative or call recall contact at 800-441-9250; email:


  • Modelo / Serial
    CATALOG #(s): KC646 Lot 7CD076- UDI# (01)00842768026492(10)7CD076(17)20180401
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution: US (nationwide) and countries of: Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Slovakia, Spain and Switzerland.
  • Descripción del producto
    Dimension Vista System LOCI 8 CALIBRATOR || The LOCI 8 Calibrator is an in vitro diagnostic product for the calibration of follicle stimulating hormone (FSH), luteinizing hormone (LH), prolactin (PRL), and estradiol (E2) methods on the Dimension Vista System.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 Gbc Dr Ms 514, PO BOX 6101, Newark DE 19702-2466
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source