Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Pointe Scientific G6PD Screening Controls

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 Pointe Scientific, 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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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente del evento
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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
    Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (erythrocytic), screening - Product Code JBF
  • Causa
    A reduction in the reconstituted stability has been identified. clinicians may notice a drop in recovery of the control after reconstitution, which could result in an out of specification result prior to the current reconstitution claim of 7 days. for this reason we suggest discontinuing use of the control set.
  • Acción
    The firm, POINTE SCIENTIFIC, issued a "TECHNICAL BULLETIN" on 5/19/2015, notifications were sent to the affected distributors via electronic mail. The recall notification included a description of the reason for the recall, affected product, and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to: discontinue use of the control set and to incorporate this bulletin into your Quality Control files. The firm noted that this product has been placed on indefinite back-order and a replacement product is not currently available. For questions contact Pointe Scientific's Technical Service Department at 1-800-757-5313.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot: 505801 Expiration date: 2015-11 catalog numbers: G7583-CTL 7-G7583-CTL-L1 7-G7583-CTL-L2 7-G7583-CTL-L3
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: US (nationwide) including states of: PA, CA, KY, FL, NJ, DE, MI, MN,and IL; and countries of: United Arab Emirates, Austria, Italy, Israel, Greece, and Australia.
  • Descripción del producto
    Pointe Scientific G6PD Controls || Kit configuration: 6 x 0.5 ml (2 vials each of Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3). || Also sold as individual vials || Bottle: Clear glass vials || Cap: Rubber seal with colored aluminum seals || Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) controls can be used to test for the quantitative and qualitative determination of G6PD in blood.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Pointe Scientific, Inc., 5449 Research Dr, Canton MI 48188-2261
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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