Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de UniCel DxC and Synchron LX Clinical Systems

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 Beckman Coulter 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.

Más información acerca de la data acá
  • Tipo de evento
  • ID del evento
  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio 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
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    The recall was initiated because beckman coulter has confirmed that the modular chemistry (mc) and cartridge chemistry (cc) 100 ul sample syringes may experience premature wear as indicated by brown discoloration on the plunger and/or inside the glass syringe barrel. excessive wear of the 100 ul sample syringe barrel and plunger could lead to leaking and may affect results.
  • Acción
    Beckman Coulter sent an URGENT: Product Corrective Action letter to all affected customers. The letter provided customers with an explanation of the problem identified and actions to be taken. The letter instructs customers to share this information with their laboratory staff and retain a copy as part of their laboratory Quality System documentation. In addition, the letter states that if the affected product was further distributed to provide a copy of the letter to them. Customers were also asked to complete and return the enclosed Response Form. For any questions contact Customer Support Center (Call Center) on the Beckman Coulter website at or call (800) 854-3633 in the United States and Canada.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Lot/Serial Numbers: All
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution - USA (nationwide) and the country of Canada.
  • Descripción del producto
    UniCel DxC and Synchron LX Clinical Systems 100 ¿L Sample Syringe, 100UL-PKGD, Part Number 474171 || Product Usage: The UniCel DxC and LX Synchron Clinical Systems are fully automated, computer-controlled clinical chemistry analyzers designed for the in vitro determination of a variety of general chemistries, therapeutic drugs, and other chemistries. Analysis can be performed on serum, plasma, urine, or cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and whole blood (sample type is chemistry dependent).
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Beckman Coulter Inc., 250 S Kraemer Blvd, Brea CA 92821-6232
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source