Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VITROS AntiHBS Reagent Pack

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 Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics.

¿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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 3
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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
    Test, hepatitis b (b core, be antigen, be antibody, b core igm) - Product Code LOM
  • Causa
    Ortho clinical diagnostics is recalling certain lots of the vitros anti-hbs reagent packs an inability to obtain a valid calibration.
  • Acción
    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics (OCD) sent an Urgent Product Correction Notification letter dated November 1, 2012, to all affected customers via USPS. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Customers were instructed to discontinue and discard any remaining recalled lots of VITROS Anti-HBS Reagent Packs. Foreign affiliates were informed by email on November 1, 2012, of the issue and instructed to notify their consignees of the issue and actions . On March 22, 2013, OCD sent customer letters via FedEX overnight and/or via USPS to US consignees for two additional lots of product being recalled. The letter provided similar recall instructions as the initial notification. Ortho Clinical Diagnostics has requested that their clients discontinue and discard any remaining inventory of VITROS Anti-HBS Reagent Packs subject to this recall. OCD has also requested that recall product recipients also complete a Confirmation of Receipt and return that document to OCD, fax to: 1-888-557-3759 or 585-453-4110. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause your laboratory. If you have technical questions please contact Customer Technical Services at 1-800-421-3311. If you have questions about your replacement order, please call our Customer Service Center at 1-800-828-6316.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot #'s 6630 expiration 2/26/2013, Lot # 6740 expiration 6/18/2013 and Lot # 6750 expiration date 6/11/2013.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution- USA (nationwided) and countries of: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Chao Yang District, Beijing, Columbia, England, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Republic of Panama, Singapore, Spain and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS¿ Immunodiagnostic Products Anti-HBs (total antibody to hepatitis B surface antigen (anti-HBs)) Reagent Packs || For the quantitative in vitro determination of total antibody to hepatitis B surface antigen (anti-HBs) in human serum.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, 100 Indigo Creek Dr, Rochester NY 14626-5101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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