Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall Unicel DxH 800 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.

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
  • 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
    Counter, differential cell - Product Code GKZ
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated after beckman coulter confirmed an issue with the unicel dxh 800 during in-house testing. it was determined that there is a potential for a false increase in platelet results, due to micro-bubbles. this situation could present a risk of falsely increased platelet results in patient samples as diluent containers are depleted.
  • Acción
    Beginning on July 29, 2009 Customers were contacted by Customer Technical Support (CTS) personnel and provided with the Product Corrective Action (PCA) letter. The PCA letter informed customers of the issue, the impact of the issue and actions/resolutions required by Beckman Coulter Service representative ad the affected consignee. The consignees were informed that their Beckman Coulter Service representative has made temporary changes to the Supplies setup. In addition to the Supplies setup change, consignees were instructed that one of the following workflow options must be implemented to ensure no results are affected. Please continue to follow one of the options listed below until a permanent fix is available. These options were given as: Option A: Monitor Diluent cycles or Option B: Unable to monitor Diluent cycles. The consignees were instructed that a long term solution to eliminate this risk is being developed and will be provided as soon as available. The consignees were instructed to please share this information with your laboratory staff. If they have any questions regarding this Product Corrective Action, please call 800-526-7694 in the United States or contact your local Beckman Coulter Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Serial Numbers: AN07020, AN05001, AN05004, AM44041, AN07015, AM51052, AN10031
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide to: AZ, LA, IL, NY, PA & TN
  • Descripción del producto
    Unicel DxH 800 Coulter Cellular Analysis System, || Part number(s): 629029
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 200 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6208
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source