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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of May 29, 2013

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Event Detail

Event ID 64901
Product Type Devices
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics
City Rochester
State NY
Country US
Voluntary/Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2013-04-03
Initial Firm Notification of
Consignee or Public
Distribution Pattern Worldwide Distribution - Nationwide including Puerto Rico, and the countries of Australia, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, England, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Panama, Singapore, Spain and Venezuela.

Product Detail

Product Description Code Info Classification Reason for Recall Product Quantity Recall Number
VITROS Immunodiagnostic Products CK-MB Calibrators, REF 128 6293, IVD, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics High Wycombe HP12 4DP, UK For use in the calibration of the VITROS ECi/ECiQ Immunodiagnostic Systems, the VITROS 3600 Immunodiagnostic System and the VITROS 5600 Integrated System for the quantitative measurement of CK-MB in human serum and plasma (EDTA or heparin). Lots 1400 (exp. 22 April 2013), 1410 (exp. 20 May 2013), 1420 (exp. 12 July 2013), 1430 (exp. 5 August 2013) , 1440 (exp. 10 September 2013), 1450 (exp. 18 November 2013), 1460 (exp. 18 November 2013), 1465 (exp. 13 November 2013), 1480 (exp. 3 January 2014) Class III Internal testing demonstrated that opened-reconstituted VITROS CK-MB Calibrators stored at -20 degrees Celsius (-4 degrees Farenheit) generated invalid calibrations that were detected by positively biased quality control results. Domestic: 3019 units, Foreign: 905 units Z-1337-2013