Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products TSH 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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 3
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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
    Radioimmunoassay, thyroid-stimulating hormone - Product Code JLW
  • Causa
    A field correction was issued by the firm for vitros tsh reagent lot 5040 due to a higher than expected frequency of customer calibration curves falling outside of the calibration quality parameters and therefore unusable to process samples. customers using vitros tsh lot 5040 will potentially experience an unexpected increase in the unsuccessful calibrations potentially causing a delay in testing and reporting results for vitros tsh.
  • Acción
    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics sent an Important Product Correction Notification letter on July 28, 2016, 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 VITROS Immunodiagnostic Product TSH, Lot 5040 to inform them of the issue and the required actions. Instructions were provided to customers. Customers with questions were instructed to contact Ortho Care" Technical Solutions Center at 1-800-421-3311. Foreign affiliates were informed by e-mail on July 28, 2016, of the issue and instructed to notify their consignees of the issue and the required actions. For questions regarding this recall call 908-218-8776.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 5040 (Expiry date 19 Dec 2016)
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US to VA, WV, GA, TN, KY, MN, SD, AR, OK and Internationally to Canada
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products TSH Reagent Pack, REF/Catalog Number/Product Code 191 2997, Unique Device Identifier No. 10758750000227, IVD --- Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Pencoed Bridgend CF35 5PZ UK || For the in vitro quantitative measurement of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) in human serum and plasma (EDTA or heparin) using the VITROS ECi/ECiQ Immunodiagnostic Systems, the VITROS 3600 Immunodiagnostic System and the VITROS 5600 Integrated System to aid in the differential diagnosis of thyroid disease.
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