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 Becton Dickinson & Co..

¿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 3
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de publicación del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País del evento
  • 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
    Discs, strips and reagents, microorganism differentiation - Product Code JTO
  • Causa
    An in-vitro diagnostic reagent used by clinical laboratories was mislabeled.
  • Acción
    An "URGENT PRODUCT RECALL" notice dated September 2009 was issued via UPS letter to customers. The notification letter described the product, problem and the action to be taken by customer. The recalling firm notified distributors and end users to discontinue use of the identified product and discard for replacement. The customers were requested to return an enclosed response form. The customers were requested to provide, within one week, an excel file or a list with name, address and phone number of end-users who were shipped the product from their distribution branches so that the BD may inform them of the issue. For further assistance regarding product replacement contact our Customer Service Department at 1-800-675-0908. For all other inquiries call our Technical Services Department at 1-800-638-8663.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot 9111351, exp 01/31/2012
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide distribution: USA and Puerto Rico, Korea, and Singapore.
  • Descripción del producto
    BBL(tm) Lactophenol Cotton Blue Stain Droppers, Catalog number 261188, shelf package of 50 droppers, incorrectly labeled in part ***Methylene Blue Loeffler***Becton Dickinson and Company***Packaged in Mexico*** || Lactophenol cotton blue is a blue stain used for direct examination of clinical specimens for fungal elements.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Becton Dickinson & Co., 7 Loveton Cir, Sparks MD 21152-9212
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source