Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Estrone Radioimmunoassay (RIA) Kit

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 Beckman Coulter 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
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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 and the Product Classification were added by ICIJ.
    The parent company information is based on 2017 public records. The device classification information comes from FDA’s Product Classification by Review Panel data.
  • Notas adicionales en la data
    Estrone Radioimmunoassay - Product Code CGF
  • Causa
    Beckman coulter has confirmed that eight estrone ria kit (ref dsl 8700) lots are inaccurately calibrated to the firm's internal reference calibrator. lots 992637, 100115a, 100205a, 100205ra, and 100226a have now expired and should not be in active use any more.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter released an Urgent: Product Corrective Action letter dated July 9, 2010 identifying the affected product and informing consignees of the reason for recall, asking them to take the following actions: *For lots 992637, 100115A, 100205A, 100205RA, and 100226A, review historical external quality control results relevant to the patients' results obtained with these lots to ensure the assay performance was within laboratory specifications. *For lots 100319A, 100409A, 100409RA, review patents' results obtained with the results of external quality control and interpret them in the light of additional applicable tests, patient's clinical status and clinical history of patient. Beckman Coulter has finalized the process of re-adjusting Estrone calibrators' values assignment to the new internal reference calibrator starting with lot 100403A. If consignees need products for additional tests they were told to follow replacement instructions below: *In the United States, please contact Customer Service at 1-800-526-3821 *Outside the United States, contact your local Beckman Coulter Representative. Consignees were asked to share this information with their laboratory staff and retain the notification as part of their laboratory Quality System documentation. They were to also complete and return the enclosed response form within 10 days so the firm can be assured that consignees received the notification. Consignees were instructed to forward any other questions regarding the notification to the DSL Technical Support Center at 1-800-231-7970 in the United States, or contact their local Beckman Coulter Representative.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot numbers: 992637, 100115A, 100205A, 100205RA, 100226A, 100319A, 100409A, 100409RA
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- US, including states of CA, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, MI, NC, NY, OH, OR, TX, VA, WA, and WI and country of Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    Estrone Radioimmunoassay (RIA) Kit, DSL-8700. || Intended for in vitro diagnostic use.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 200 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6208
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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