Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Device Recall VITROS Toal T4 Calibrators

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
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  • 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
    Enzyme immunoassay, non-radiolabeled, total thyroxine - Product Code KLI
  • Causa
    Total t4 calibrators and reagent packs may have calibration failures or low quality control results.
  • Acción
    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics sent an Urgent Product Correction Notifications dated February 19, 2014, to all affected customers via Fed Ex and/or US Postal Service Priority Mail. The letter identified the product the problem and the action needed to be taken by the customer. Customers are advised to immediately discontinue using and discard all remaining affected product. Customers should review their Quality Control results that were generated using the affected lot. Customers should consult their Laboratory Medical Director if they suspect that patient results were affected. Complete the confirmation of receipt form and return by March 4, 2014. Forward a copy of the Product Correction Notice if the product was distributed outside of your facility. Fax to : 1.888.557.3759 or 1.585.453.4110


  • Modelo / Serial
    Catalog Number: 139 3396, Lot Number: 1590
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and the countries of Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, India, Japan, Mexico, Republic of Panama, Singapore, Venezuela, England, Germany, Italy and Spain.
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS TT4 Calibrator || For the quantitative measurement of total thyroxine (T4) 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.
  • Manufacturer


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