Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de VITROS 3600 Immunodiagnostic System

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 Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics.

¿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 2
  • Número del evento
  • Fecha de inicio del evento
  • Estado del evento
  • País 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
    Ortho clinical diagnostics confirmed a software timing anomaly in which the vitros 3600 and 5600 systems may unexpectedly aspirate from or dispense into an unintended sample that may lead to erroneous or contaminated results.
  • Acción
    On 4/6/2016,URGENT PRODUCT CORRECTION NOTIFICATION letters (Ref. CL2016-076, dated 4/06/2016) were sent via FedEx overnight and/or US Postal Service Priority Mail (only to those consignees who provided a PO Box as an address) to all customers who received the affected product and advised them of the issue and the required actions. Follow enclosed instructions to help decrease the probability of the software anomaly until the software update is installed. Discuss any concerns with previously report results with their Laboratory Medical Director to determine the appropriate course of action. Install Software Version 3.2.3 at their earliest convenience. Foreign affiliates were informed of the issue by e-mail on 4/6/2016, and instructed to notify their consignees of the issue and required actions.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software Version 3.2.2 & below; Serial Numbers J36000012 - J36000933.Unique Device Identifier No. 10758750002979, IVD.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Nationwide, Puerto Rico and Foreign distribution to the following countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, England, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Panama, Singapore, Spain, and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS 3600 Immunodiagnostic System, Catalog Number 6802783,for use in the in vitro quantitative, semi-quantitative, and qualitative measurement of a variety of analytes of clinical interest, using VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products Reagents.
  • Manufacturer


  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, 100 Indigo Creek Dr, Rochester NY 14626-5101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
  • Source