Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Peloris II Rapid Tissue Processor

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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  • Tipo de evento
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado del evento
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  • 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
    Automated tissue processor. - Product Code IEO
  • Causa
    The processor potentially has a faulty impellor which could lead to reagent carry-over from one processing step to another,.
  • Acción
    Leica Microsystems sent a MEDICAL DEVICE CORRECTION letter dated April 11, 2011, to the affected customers via first class mail. The letter identified the product, the problem, and the action needed to be taken by the customer. The Customers were instructed to discontinue use of the device until their local Leica Microsystems representative contact them to arrange the replacement of the faulty impellor. The accounts were asked to complete the attached Acknowledgement Form, listing the serial numbers of the units at their facility and fax it back to Leica at 1-847-607-3147. Additional questions should be addressed to the firm's office of Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance.


  • Modelo / Serial
    catalog number 26.0005, serial numbers 0265050B, 0265051B, 0265053B, 0265054B, 0265055B, 0265056B, 0265057B, 0265058B, 0265059B, 0265060B, 0265061B, 0265063B, 0265064B, 0265067B, 0265068B, 0265071B and 0265072B.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA (nationwide) and the countries of Australia, Canada, Germany Japan, Portugal and United Kingdom.
  • Descripción del producto
    Peloris II Rapid Tissue Processor; Leica Biosystems Melbourne Pty Ltd, Mount Waverly, 3149 VIC, Australia; catalog number 26.0005. || This tissue processor prepares tissue samples for sectioning by transforming fixed samples into wax embedded samples. This is achieved by exposing the tissue samples to a sequence of reagents in the processing retorts.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Leica Microsystems, Inc., 2345 Waukegan Rd, Bannockburn IL 60015-1515
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