Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall SensiDisc

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 Becton Dickinson & Co..

¿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
  • 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
    in vitro diagnostic - Product Code JTN
  • Causa
    Antibiotic susceptibility testing reagent was not manufactured according to specifications and may cause ineffective treatment regimen in patients with infections. the recalling firm received customer reports of false susceptibility results.
  • Acción
    The recalling firm ceased distribution of the product on 01/15/07 and subsequently notified US distributors by faxed letter and international consignees by e-mail on 02/19/07. The notification advised distributors to discontinue and return remaining inventory for replacement. The consignees were instructed to return the accompanying response form indicating inventory counts for credit. The notice also requested distributors to provide within three days the end-user lists of those receiving the product for subsequent direct notification by the recalling firm. The notification to consignees was initiated on 02/22/07 by overnight courier. The consignee notification advised that the product will give false susceptible results when testing with the identified QC organism using the Kirby Bauer method. Consignees were instructed to immediately discontinue use and return prouct identified by lot 6167435, EXP 06/30/08 and reply by returning the enclosed response form. The firm recommended to end users, primarily laboratory and testing facilities, that patient isolates yielding susceptible results with the identified lot of Ticarcillin Sensi-disc which had not been tested with the QC organism, be retested and the physicians notified.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 6167435, exp 6/30/08
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide, including USA, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Philippines, Belgium, Japan, Mexico, Singapore, Chile, India, and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    BD¿ Sensi-Disc¿ Ticarcillin TIC-75, in vitro diagnostic, catalog # 231619, package of 10 cartridges, labeled in part ***BD Diagnostic Systems, 7 Loveton Circle, Sparks, MD 21152***
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Becton Dickinson & Co., 7 Loveton Cir, Sparks MD 21152-9212
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source