Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Oxoid Legionella BCYE Growth Supplement.

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 Remel 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
  • Fecha de publicación 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
    Supplement, culture media - Product Code JSK
  • Causa
    The product may contain high levels of microbial contamination.
  • Acción
    Thermo Fisher sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated January 24, 2014, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customers. Please notify any personnel who need to be aware of the potential for false presumptive Legionella spp. identification or masking of the recovery/isolation of Legionella spp. Review your inventory for the affected product and discard it. You should review results reported using these lots and consider retesting and/or seek appropriate expert advice. Return the attached Medical Device Recall Return Response acknowledging receipt of the notice and disposal of the affected product. If you have further distributed these product lots, please contact those entities, advise them of the situation and provide them with a copy of this letter. You should insert your contact information, email, and fax numbers in the acknowledgement form and request that they return it to you. If you have any questions, please contact our Technical Services Department at 800-255-6730 (US) or 913-888-0939 (International).


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 1380784, Exp. 31Aug2015, and Lot 1367905, Exp. 31Jul2015
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US Distribution including Puerto Rico and the states of FL, IL, MA, ME, MI, and PA.
  • Descripción del producto
    Oxoid Legionella BCYE Growth Supplement, For 500 ml of medium, SR0110C, packaged 10 vials/box, lyophilized. The firm name on the label is Oxoid Ltd., Basingstoke, Hants, England. || The product is used for the isolation of Legionella species from clinical and environmental samples. When the product is added to CYE Agar base, it stabilizes pH and provides essential growth factors for the isolation of the Legionella spp.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Remel Inc, 12076 Santa Fe Trail Dr, Lenexa KS 66215-3519
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source