Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Remel, Haemophilus Test Medium

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
  • 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
    Culture media, antimicrobial susceptibility test - Product Code LKA
  • Causa
    Test organisms exhibit poor growth when grown using the test agar. the poor growth can give users incorrect ast zones when performing susceptibility tests.
  • Acción
    Thermo Fisher sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall letter dated February 9, 2017, to all affected customers. The recalling firm issued written notifications to their customers. Customers were instructed to destroy any remaining inventory of the recalled lots. Customers were also instructed to contact everyone within their organization or any other organization where the devices have been transferred. An acknowledgement form was included with the recall notice. Customers were asked to complete the acknowledgement form and return it to the recalling firm. If you have any questions, please contact our Technical Service Department at (800) 255-6730 ( US ) or (913) 888-0939 ( International) For further questions, please call (913) 895-4077.


  • Modelo / Serial
    A) Lot: 978596, 2017-01-30; B) Lot: 978948, 2017/01/30
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    USA ( nationwide ) Distribution including Puerto Rico and to the states of : AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV and WY.
  • Descripción del producto
    Remel, Haemophilus Test Medium (Agar) in A) 100 mm REF R01503, and B) 150 mm plates REF R04033,
  • Manufacturer


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