Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall The ABX PENTRA 400 / PENTRA C400 Reagent Container (15 mL)

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 Horiba Instruments, Inc dba Horiba Medical.

¿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
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    The abx pentra reagent containers do not always sit properly into the reagent rack. in low reagent level scenarios, this could lead to insufficient reagent volume being pipetted and could lead to incorrect results being reported without an alarm.
  • Acción
    The firm initiated their recall by letter on 11/21/2017. The letter stated the following: "A new production of reagent container compliant for each reference is under process and will be made available very soon. In the meantime and to allow a proper operating of the analyzer ABX PENTRA 400 / PENTRA C400, it Is necessary to push the reagent containers in the reagent racks until they touch the bottom of the rack. Please share this information with your laboratory staff, and retain this notification as part of your Quality System documentation. It is mandatory for you to complete and return the enclosed response form within 10 days so we may maintain our records."



  • Dirección del fabricante
    Horiba Instruments, Inc dba Horiba Medical, 34 Bunsen, Irvine CA 92618-4210
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source