Retiro De Equipo (Recall) de VITROS 5,1 FS 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
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  • Clase de Riesgo del Evento
    Class 2
  • Número del evento
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  • Estado 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 during add installation on vitros 5,1 fs chemistry systems using software versions 2.2.1 through 2.8. the user modified parameters would not be saved as expected, but remained changed to the default values obtained from the add disk.
  • Acción
    The firm, Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, sent a "FOLLOW UP to URGENT PRODUCT CORRECTION NOTIFICATION" letter dated 9/10/2015 and response forms to customers via FedEx overnight courier, e-mail (ORTHO PLUS e-Communications) and/or via US Postal Service overnight letter on 9/10/2015. Foreign affiliates were informed by email on 9/10/2015 of the issue and instructed to notify their consignees of the issue and required actions. The letter described the product, problem, and actions to be taken. The customers were instructed to follow the required actions and complete and return the Confirmation of Receipt-Response Required form, no later than 9/18/15, by fax at 1.888.557.3759 or 1.585.453.4110, or scan PDF and email to: Customers with any additional questions, can contact Customer Technical Services at 1-800-421-3311 at any time.


  • Modelo / Serial
    Software Versions 2.2.1 through 2.8; Catalog # 6801375 Serial Numbers: 34000119 through 34002323; Catalog # 6801890 Serial Numbers: J34000133, J34000193, J34000197, J34000212, J34000285, J34000316, J34000318, J34000337, J34000360, J34000420, J34000451, J34000478, J34000495, J34000497, J34000529, J34000538, J34000552, J34000557, J34000590, J34000596, J34000601, J34000631, J34000642, J34000761, J34000799, J34000805, J34000833, J34000851, J34000893, J34000946, J34000947, J34001006, J34001172, J34001218, J34001240, J34001243, J34001248, J34001251, J34001274, J34001297, J34001311, J34001317, J34001345, J34001378, J34001379, J34001389, J34001390, J34001396, J34001422, J34001472, J34001504, J34001569, J34001572, J34001612, J34001626, J34001633, J34001668, J34001755, J34001809, J34001840, J34001850, J34001875, J34001897.
  • Clasificación del producto
  • Clase de dispositivo
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  • Distribución
    Worldwide Distribution: US (nationwide) including Puerto Rico, and countries of: Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, England, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Republic of Panama, Singapore, Spain, and Venezuela.
  • Descripción del producto
    VITROS 5,1 FS Chemistry System, Catalog Number/Product Code 6801375, Unique Device Identifier No. 10758750001132, and VITROS 5,1 FS Chemistry System Refurbished, Catalog Number/Product Code 6801890, Unique Device Identifier No. 10758750001644. Intended for use in the in vitro quantitative measurement of a variety of analytes of clinical interest.
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  • Dirección del fabricante
    Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, 100 Indigo Creek Dr, Rochester NY 14626-5101
  • Empresa matriz del fabricante (2017)
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