Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Dimension(R) Vista(R) VLYTE(R)

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 Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, 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.

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  • 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
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    Firm has confirmed that specific lots of v-lyte(r) fluids may contribute to reduced v-lyte(r) integrated multisensor on-board use life as demonstrated by increases in: urine sodium qc results within 48 hours after installation of a new imt sensor. the results can be elevated approximately 10-20% which may cause qc recovery being out of acceptable ranges. patient urine sodium results may also b.
  • Acción
    Siemens sent an Urgent Field Safety Notice letter dated October, 2011 to all consignees. The letter identified the product, description of problem, and actions to be taken. Consignees were instructed to replace the affected lots of V-LYTE(R) Fluids with alternate lots if available and recalibrate. If no alternate lots were available they were recommended to replace the V-LYTE(R) Integrated Multisensor every 24 hours or when indicated by QC until the impacted lots were no longer in use. For replacement product consignees were instructed to contact the Siemens Customer Service at 888-588-3916 or your local Siemens Service Center. Consignees were advised to complete and return the enclosed Customer Response Sheet via fax to the Technical Solutions Center at 302-631-8467. For questions or concerns contact Siemens Technical Solutions Center at 800-441-9250 for further assistance.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot number KE1H01, KE1J01, and KE1K01
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) iin the states of : AL, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MS, MO, MT, NE, NH, NV, NJ, NM, NY, NC, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, VT, UT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY including Puerto Rico and Washington, DC and the countries of: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Canada, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Malaysia, and South Korea.
  • Descripción del producto
    Dimension(R) Vista(R) V-LYTE(R) Diluent (K835) || Product Usage: V-LYTE(R) Diluent is for the automatic dilution of samples processed in the V-LYTE(R) Integrated Multisensor on the Dimension Vista(R) system
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics, Inc., 500 GBC Drive, Mailstop 514, PO BOX 6101, Newark DE 19714-6101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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