Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Freestyle Navigator Continuous Glucose Monitor System

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 Abbott Diabetes Care, 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
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Continuous glucose monitor - Product Code MDS
  • Causa
    Potential failure or inaccurate readings--the device's plastic housing near the battery compartment may crack, and allow moisture to enter.
  • Acción
    Notification letters were issued to FreeStyle Navigator customers via certified mail and notification was posted on the Abbott Diabetes Care's Website. Customers were notified of the potential issue and actions to take: 1) if moisture is observed in the FreeStyle Navigator transmitter now or at any time, discontinue use of the transmitter and call Abbott Diabetes Care Customer Care at 1-800-418-6427 and 2) if a loss of connection is encountered or if your results are not reliable or are inconsistent with how you feel, consult your User's Guide for troubleshooting guidelines. If the issue is not resolved, call Abbott Diabetes Care Customer Care at 1-800-418-6421. For outside-of-US accounts, the firm's regional offices will distribute notices to identified customers in the appropriate language.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Abbott Item # 70684-02 with multiple lot numbers, kits serial numbers, and Tx serial numbers. Lot numbers are these: 01M1018 or 01M1028 or 01M1038 or 01M1148 or 01M1178 or 01M1218 or 01M1288 or 01M1368 or 01M1488 or 01M1618 or 01M1708 or 01M1898 or 01M1918 or 01M2108 or 01M2198 or 02M1038 or 02M1048 or 03M1058. Kit Serial numbers beginning with: BAAH 093 or BAAH 107 or BAAH 156 or BAAH 162 or BAAH 186 or BAAH 200 or BAAH 207 or BAAH 220 or BAAH 223 or BAAH 243 or BAAH 261 or BAAH 275 or BAAH 290 or BAAH 299 or BAAH 341 or BAAH 353 and followed by a five (5 )digit number. Tx Serial numbers beginning with: AAAH 139 or AAAH 158 or AAAH 187 or AAAH 195 or AAAH 212 or AAAH 221 or AAAH 228 or AAAH 239 or AAAH 248 or AAAH 283 or AAAH 296 or AAAH 354, and followed by a five (5) digit number.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- United States (OH, FL, NJ, CA, MS, MN, MA, and NY), France, Australia, the Netherlands, Sweden, the UK, Israel, Ireland and Germany.
  • Descripción del producto
    Freestyle Navigator Continuous Glucose Monitor System, ART 16467 Rev A, SYSTEM KIT PACKAGING ORANGE, Abbott Item Number 70684-02, distributed by Abbott Diabetes Care Inc, Alameda, CA. || Medical device indicated for continually recording interstitial fluid glucose levels in people ages 18+ with diabetes mellitus for improving diabetes management. The device is indicated to be used in hospital and home settings to aid health care.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Abbott Diabetes Care, Inc., 1360 South Loop Road, Alameda CA 94502-7000
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