Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de TDx/TDxFLx Gentamicin Wedge Reagent

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 Diagnostic International, Ltd..

¿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
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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
    Fluorescent Immunoassay Gentamicin - Product Code LCQ
  • Causa
    Incorrect results -- through evaluation of stability, abbott have found a decrease in the calibrator a to f span with these reagents lots, which may produce the following results: - printed error code "span less than min span" - controls out of range. when a control is out of range, patient results should not be reported.
  • Acción
    Letters were sent to customers by Federal Express Priority mail on October 26, 2007. Two unique customer letters were sent. One letter was delivered to TDxlTDxFLx customers who received shipment oflots 5ll87Q100 and 51189QI00 and a second letter was delivered to AxSYM customers who received lots 53190QI00 and 53190QI01. Two letters were written because the actions required by the customer differ for the AxSYM and TDxlTDxFLx platforms. TDx/TDxFLx customers " Customer Letter (Product Recall) " Customer Reply Form AxSYM Customers " Customer Letter (Product Correction) " Customer Reply Form The Customers were instructed the following: TDx/TDxFLx Gentamacin Reagents " Discontinue use of and destroy TDx/TDxFLx reagent lots 51187Q 1 00 and 51189QI00. " Document the number of kits discarded for your records. Abbott will provide reimbursement for your destroyed kits. " If customers have forwarded any of the affected lots to another laboratory, to provide the laboratory with a copy of the communication. AxSYM Gentamicin Reagents " Revise the expiration date for lots 53190Ql 00 and 53190QI0l from 4/12/08 to 11/30/2007. " Run each level of control with each AxSYM Gentamicin sample or batch of samples. " If customers have forwarded any of the affected lots to another laboratory, to provide the laboratory with a copy of the communication.


  • Modelo / Serial
    List # 9512-85 // Lot # 51189Q100 Exp Date 09/17/08
  • Clasificación del producto
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  • Distribución
    Worldwide, USA including states of AK, AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NJ, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, Hawaii and Puerto Rico, an countries of Canada, Mexico, Guatemala, Germany, Australia, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, and New Zeland.
  • Descripción del producto
    Abbott TDx/TDxFLx Gentamicin Wedge Reagent - Is a reagent for in vitro diagnostic use. This reagent system is composed of one bottle of gentamicin antiserum, one bottle of gentamicin flourescein tracer and one bottle of pretreatment solution. Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL 60064
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Abbott Diagnostic International, Ltd., Carr # 2 Km 58.0, Cruce Davila, Barceloneta PR 00617-3009
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