Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VITROS Chemistry Products Li Slides

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.

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
  • 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
    Flame photometry, lithium - Product Code JIH
  • Causa
    Intermittent imprecision in results generated using two specific lots of vitros li slides.
  • Acción
    On 2/01/ 2017, URGENT PRODUCT CORRECTION NOTIFICATION letter (Ref. CL2017-036, dated 2/01/2017) was sent via FedEx overnight courier and/ or ORTHO PLUS e-Communications and/ or US Postal Service Priority Mail (for PO Boxes only) to all customers who received the affected VITROS Chemistry Products Li Slides to inform them of the issue and to request that they immediately discontinue use of this product. The correction is to the user level. Discuss any concerns regarding previously reported VITROS Li results obtained from the affected with their Laboratory's Medical Director to determine the appropriate course of action. Ortho will be shipping replacement product. ---Foreign affiliates were informed of the issue by e-mail on 2/01/2017 and instructed to notify their consignees of the affected product with this issue and the requirement to immediately discontinue use of the product. For questions, please contact our Ortho Care(TM) Technical Solutions Center at 1-800-421-3311.


  • Modelo / Serial
    REF/Product Code 1632660: Lot 3124-0108-6568, exp. 2018- 04-01; REF/Product Code 8318925: Lot 3124-0108-6569, exp. 2018- 05-01
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    US, Puerto Rico, Canada, EU, China, Brazil, Chile, and Dominican Republic.
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS Chemistry Products Li (Lithium) Slides, REF/Catalog Number/Product Code 1632660 (18 slide format, 90 slides per sales unit) and REF/Catalog Number/Product Code 8318925 (60 slide format / 300 slides per sales unit), Unique Identifier Nos. 10758750009466 and 10758750004720, RX ONLY, IVD --Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc. Rochester, NY 14626 --- Background: || The VITROS Li Slide is a multilayered, analytical element coated on a polyester support. During the coating process, thin layers of reagents are coated onto a polyester support layer to create a spreading layer and a chemical (reagent) layer. During the coating process rolls of materials are produced. These rolls are segmented into slits. There are several slits in each roll. Each slit is then cut into small chemistry chips that are positioned between plastic to create the final Microslide format. Eighteen (18) or sixty (60) slides are placed into each plastic cartridge for use. Each slide is a device.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, 100 Indigo Creek Dr, Rochester NY 14626-5101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source