Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de Pointe Scientific Liquid Glucose (HEXO) Reagent Set

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 Pointe Scientific, 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 1
  • 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
    Glucose Hexokinase - Product Code CFR
  • Causa
    There is a loss of linearity. the product fails to maintain linearity specification of 500 mg/dl.
  • Acción
    The firm issued a press release, and an amended press release, on 10/30/09. Consignees were notified by an Urgent: Medical Device Recall letter dated 10/19/09, which identified the problem; and, instructed testing laboratories to inform patients' attending physicians, and determine, with their input, whether confirmation of the previous test results will be required. Customers are to examine their inventory for any of the lot numbers listed on the letter; and, for any product that has been further distributed, those customers need to be identified and notified of this product recall by including a copy of the recall letter. Customers are to complete and return the Recall Return Response form and upon receipt, Pointe Scientific will replace any disposed of reagent. The recall was expanded to include two additional lots by letter dated 11/2/09.


  • Modelo / Serial
    All lots beginning with the numbers 814301, 820502, 823901, 826801, 829401, 814301, 820502, and 831502.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution -- USA, Israel, Mexico, South Africa, and West Indies.
  • Descripción del producto
    Pointe Scientific Liquid Glucose (HEXO) Reagent Set, Pointe Scientific, Inc, Canton, MI; Catalog #'s G7517-120,G7517-120, G7517-500, and G7517-1L; 8-G7517-120, 8-G7517-500, 3-G7517-L, 7-G7517-500 and 7-G7517-1000. (Clinical chemistry) || Pointe Scientific Liquid Glucose (HEXO) is used for the quantitative determination of glucose in serum.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Pointe Scientific, Inc., 5449 Research Dr, Canton MI 48188
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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