Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de VITROS 4600 Chemistry 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
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  • Estado del evento
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  • Fuente del evento
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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
    Analyzer, chemistry (photometric, discrete), for clinical use - Product Code JJE
  • Causa
    Software anomaly allows testing of multiple assays using a single urine specimen, regardless of the pretreatment requirements for each selected assay, potentially leading to biased patient results.
  • Acción
    On April 6, 2015, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics distributed correction notification letters and response forms to their customers via courier service. All urine patient results that require pretreatment was advised to refer to the notice of correction for instructions. Correction notices should also be posted beside the device user documentation for easy reference. Customers were advised to complete and return the Confirmation of Receipt before April 20, 2015. Customers with questions may contact the Customer Technical Service at 1-800-421-3311 anytime..***CAPA***Since the Assay Data Disk (ADD) provides data tables that determine which assays can be tested from the same sample container, an updated ADD is being created to address the anomaly on the VITROS 4600 and 5600. The anomaly will be addressed with an updated ADD is uploaded and the revised ADD mitigates the issue totally. Anticipated date of availability TBD.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Product Code: 6802445 Unique Device Identifier No.: 10758750012343
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
  • ¿Implante?
  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution-US (nationwide), Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Australia, Hong Kong, India, Taiwan, Belgium, Denmark, France, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden and the UK.
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS 4600 Chemistry System, Software Version 3.2 & Below. || Automates pre-analytical and post-analytical sample and data management for in vitro diagnostic use.
  • Manufacturer


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