Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Sterrad Cyclesure 24 Biological Indicator

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 Advanced Sterilization Products.

¿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
    Indicator, biological sterilization process - Product Code FRC
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated by advanced sterilization products because they recently determined that certain lots of raw materials that were rejected during incoming inspection acceptance test were used for the manufacture of a specific lot range of sterrad cyclesure 24 biological indicator.
  • Acción
    Advanced Sterilization Products a Johnson & Johnson company sent an Urgent Product Recall letter dated March 16, 2012, to all affected customers. The letter provided the customers with an explanation of the problem identified and an action to be taken. Customers were instructed to read the "Details on the Affected Devices/Description of the problem" section in the letter. Customers were instructed to immediately identify and set aside all product listed above in a manner that ensures product will not be used. The lot number and the part number are printed on the label placed around the ampoules. Customers were instructed to return any affected product in accordance with the "Product Return Instructions" section of the letter. Customers were instructed to complete the requested information on the enclosed postage paid business reply card and return it to Stericycle even if they do not have the affected products listed on the letter in stock. Customers with questions were instructed to contact Stericycle at (877) 492-4795. For questions regarding this recall call 949-453-6400.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot# 214117, 216117, 217117, 227117, 227118, and 228117.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and the countries of AR, AU, BE, BR, CA, EC, HK, JP, MX, and PR
  • Descripción del producto
    Sterrad Cyclesure 24 Biological Indicator, P/N: 14324 || The STERRAD CYCLESURE 24 Biological Indicator is intended to be used as a standard method for frequent monitoring of the STERRAD Sterilization System cycles.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Advanced Sterilization Products, 33 Technology Dr, Irvine CA 92618-2346
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source