Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Leica Microsystems Inc.

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 Leica Microsystems, 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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    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
    Processor, tissue, automated - Product Code IEO
  • Causa
    The leica asp200s/asp300s tissue processor have an incorrect internal wiring to the remote alarm plug, which can cause the remote alarm to not function correctly in the case of an instrument failure.
  • Acción
    Leica Biosystems sent an Urgent Medical Device Recall Notification letter dated August 4, 2015, to all affected customers to provide instructions on what the customer should do with the recalled product. These include 1) As an immediate countermeasure, the firm recommends that the customers do not use the remote alarm function on the Leica ASP200S/ASP300S in its current state. 2) The customers local Leica representative will contact them to arrange for a Leica service engineer to visit their facility to correct the internal wiring on their tissue processor and to check the remote alarm function. 3) The Medical Device Recall Notification needs to be passed on to all those who need to be aware within the custromers organisation or to any organisation where the potentially affected devices have been transferred. Please maintain awareness of this Medical Device Recall Notification and resulting action to ensure effectiveness of the corrective action. 4) The letter asks the customer use the enclosed Medical Device Recall Notification Response Form to confirm that they have received and understand the Medical Device Recall Notification. it states "Please confirm receipt of this notice by signing and dating the attached Acknowledgement Form and faxing it back to us at 1-847-236-3747, or scan and email it to"


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Code: Leica ASP200S/ASP300S with Serial Numbers: 5682; 5886; 5264; 5267; 5356; 5259; 5956; 5946; 5794; 5385; 5929; 5301; 5401; 5310; 5530; 5909; 5804; 5272; 5724; 5796; 5807; 5446; 5435; 5670; 5947; 5348; 5434; 5388; 5366; 6000; 6131; 5407; 6040; 5799; 5815; 5737; 5706; 5381; 5416; 5673; 5875; 5962; 6041; 6042; 5266; 5948; 5693; 6021; 5610; 5798; 5926; 5387; 5349; 5273; 6115; 5612; 5965; 5955; 5260; 5725; 5871; 5873; 5874; 5562; 6046; 5386; 5977 ;5889; 5398; 6062; 5609; 6015; 5734; 5403; 5289; 5426; 6149; 5663; 6045
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - US including U.S. including AZ, CA, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, MN, MO, MT, NC, NJ, NM, NY, OH, OR, PA, TX, VA, WA, WI, WV and District of Columbia. Internationall to AE, AT, AU , BD , BE, BF, BG,BR, CA, CL, CN, CO, CR, DE, DK, EC, EG, ES, ET, FI, FR, GB, HU, ID, IN, IT, JM, JP, KR, LK, MA, MT, MY, NL, NZ, PA, PE, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SA, SE, SG, TH, TR, TW, VN and ZA.
  • Descripción del producto
    The Leica ASP200S/ASP300S Tissue Processor. Pathology and Hematology Departments. || The Leica ASP200S/ASP300S Tissue Processor is an automated system used to process tissue specimens for examination through fixation, dehydration and infiltration.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Leica Microsystems, Inc., 1700 Leider Ln, Buffalo Grove IL 60089-6622
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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