Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall UniCel CxH800 Coulter Cellular Analysis System

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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  • 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
    Automated differential cell counter. - Product Code GKZ
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because the dxh 800 may fail to meet the carryover specification for the wbc differential (diff) when the wbc is greater than 70 x 10 to the 3rd power cells/micro l (70 x 10 to the 9th power cells/l). beckman coulter indicated the diff% carryover is unlikely to have clinical impact.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent a Product Corrective Action (PCA) letter with attached Recall Response Form via US Postal Service on February 11, 2011, to all customers who have the affected instruments. Consignees were informed of the reasons for recall, the products affected and that a resolution for these issues would be corrected in a future release(s) for the DxH 800. Consignees were requested to complete and return the enclosed Response Form within ten (10) days and to share this information with your laboratory staff and retain this notification as part of your Quality System documentation. If consignees have transferred ownership or location of the analyzer(s) to another laboratory, they were requested to provide a copy of the letter to that party. For questions concerning this notice, Consignees were told to contact Beckman Coulter, Customer Service at (800) 526-7694 in the United States or Canada, or contact their local Beckman Coulter representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All Serial Numbers are affected.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Class 2 Recall - Worldwide Distribution -- USA, and the countries of : Canada, Australia, Macao, Belgium, Malaysia, Colombia, Myanmar, Croatia, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Norway, France, Philippines, Germany, Puerto Rico, Greece, Qatar,Hong Kong, Russian Federation, Hungary, Saudi Arabia, India, Singapore, Spain, Israel, taly Sweden, Japan, Switzerland, Korea, Turkey and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    UniCel DxH 800 Coulter Cellular Analysis System, Part Number: 629029. || The UniCel DxH 800 Analyzer is a quantitative, automated hematology analyzer for in vitro diagnostic use in screening patient populations found in clinical laboratories. The UniCel DxH 800 Analyzer provides a: (1) Complete Blood Count (CBC), Leukocyte 5 Part Differential (Diff), Reticulocyte (Retic) and Nucleated Red Blood Cell (NRBC) on whole blood; (2) Total Nucleated Count (TNC) and Red Cell Count (RBC) on Body Fluids (cerebrospinal, serous and synovial).
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 250 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6232
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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