Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Oxoid Vancomycin susceptibility discs, 30 mcg.

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.

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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
    Susceptibility test discs, antimicrobial - Product Code JTN
  • Causa
    Some of the discs may not be impregnated with the antibiotic.
  • Acción
    ThermoFisher sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated February 18, 2014, to all affected customers. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to notify any personnel who need to be notified of the potential for a false indication of resistance to Vancomycin. Customers were also instructed to review their inventory for the affected product and discard it. Customers should review results reported using this lot 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 product was further distributed, customers should contact those entities, advise them of the situation and provide them with a copy of the letter. Customers with questions were instructed to contact the Technical Services Department at 800-255-6730 (US) and 913-888-0939 (International). For questions regarding this recal lcall 913-895-4185.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 1174497, exp. 2015/04
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide Distribution
  • Descripción del producto
    Oxoid Vancomycin 30 mcg, each cartridge contains 50 susceptibility discs, CT0058B. The firm name on the label is Oxoid Ltd., Basingstoke, Hampshire, England. || Used in the semi-quantitative agar diffusion test method for in-vitro susceptibility testing.
  • Manufacturer


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