Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall SYNCHRON System(s) Rheumatoid Factor (RF) Reagent

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 Beckman Coulter 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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  • 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
    System, test, rheumatoid factor - Product Code DHR
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because beckman coulter testing indicated that rheumatoid factor (rf) reagent lot m907325 will not remain stable to the labeled expiration date.
  • Acción
    The firm Beckman Coulter, sent a "URGENT: PRODUCT CORRECTIVE ACTION" letter dated June 25, 2010 to the consignees/customers. The letter described the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to take the following actions: *Discontinue use and discard appropriately Rheumatoid Factor (RF) reagent lot M907325 *Contact their Customer Service Representative at (800) 526-3821 in the United States or (800) 463-7828 in Canada to discuss reagent replacement options. *Complete and return the FAX BACK RESPONSE FORM via fax to (714) 961-4234 or mail to: Beckman Coulter, Inc., Attn: Regulatory Affairs, 250 S. Kraemer Blvd., Brea, California 92821, Mail Code E2.SE.08 Consignees/customers were asked to share this information with laboratory staff and retain this notification as part of their laboratory Quality System documentation. If consignees/customers forwarded the affected products listed above to another laboratory, then they need to also provide a copy of the Product Corrective Action letter to the laboratory. If they have any questions regarding this Product Corrective Action letter, consignees were told to call Beckman Coulter Customer Support Center (Hotline) at (800) 854-633 in the United States and Canada.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot #M907325
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA including states of: AZ, CA, CO, IA, PA, NH, NV, NY, and WA; and countries of: Belgium, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lithuania, Mexico, Netherlands, Russian Federation, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    SYNCHRON System(s) Chemistry RF Rheumatoid Factor Part Number 475136 || RF reagent, when used in conjunction with SYNCHRON LX System(s), UniCel DxC 600/800 System(s) and SYNCHRON Systems CAL 5 Plus, is intended for quantitative determination of Rheumatoid Factor concentration in human serum or plasma.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 200 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6208
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source