Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Troponin I STAT Immunoassay

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 Roche Diagnostics Operations, 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 1
  • Número del evento
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  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Immunoassay method, troponin subunit - Product Code MMI
  • Causa
    An investigation has confirmed a considerably reduced recovery of li-heparin plasma samples for troponin i lot 163176 and troponin i stat lot 163177. in the worst case, li-heparin sample recovery may be as low as 50% of the serum recovery. correct serum recovery has been confirmed for the affected lots. the issue is caused by the raw material lot (poly-l-lysin) instability. poly-l-lysin is the.
  • Acción
    The firm, Roche Diagnostics Corporation, sent an "URGENT MEDICAL DEVICE REMOVAL" letter dated March 12, 2012 to all customers that received the affected lots of Elecsys Troponin I or Elecsys Troponin I STAT. The letter describes the product, problem and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to immediately discontinue use of the affected product; discard the affected product from their inventory according to their site's local regulations; if their facility has distributed the affected product to other sites, ensure that this letter is provided to those sites; complete and return the attached fax form via fax to 1-888-912-8457 and file this letter for future references. If you have any questions about the information contained in this letter, please contact Roche Diagnostics Technical Support, 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 1-800-428-2336.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Elecsys Troponin I STAT Immunoassay, 05094798160- lot 163177
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution. Argentina, Kenya, Austria, South Korea, Belgium, Kuwait, Bahrain, Morocco, Brazil, Mexico, Switzerland, Nigeria, Chile, New Zealand, Columbia, Philippines, Germany, Pakistan, Algeria, Poland, Egypt, Qatar, Spain, Tunisia, France, Turkey, United Kingdom, Taiwan, India, Ukraine, Iran, Venezuela, Italy, South Africa, Jordan, and Armenia.
  • Descripción del producto
    Elecsys Troponin I STAT Immunoassay || For the in-vitro quantitative determination of cardiac troponin I in human serum and plasma. Elecsys Troponin I is intended to aid in the diagnosis of myocardial infarction.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Roche Diagnostics Operations, Inc., 9115 Hague Road, Indianapolis IN 46256-1025
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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