• Decrease font size
  • Return font size to normal
  • Increase font size
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Class 2 Device Recall Stratus CS Acute Care Diagnostics System

  • Print
  • Share
  • E-mail
Super Search Devices@FDA
510(k) | DeNovo | Registration & Listing | Adverse Events | Recalls | PMA | HDE | Classification | Standards
CFR Title 21 | Radiation-Emitting Products | X-Ray Assembler | Medsun Reports | CLIA | TPLC

New Search Back to Search Results
  Class 2 Device Recall Stratus CS Acute Care Diagnostics System see related information
Date Initiated by Firm June 22, 2016
Create Date August 11, 2016
Recall Status1 Terminated 3 on November 29, 2018
Recall Number Z-2525-2016
Recall Event ID 74534
510(K)Number K984067  
Product Classification Fluorometric method, cpk or isoenzymes - Product Code JHX
Product Stratus¿ CS STAT Fluorometric Analyzer-microprocessor-controlled instrument
that measures certain analytes in body fluids for in vitro diagnostic use. Assays include ~hCG, CRP, CKMB, cTNI, D-Dimer, Myoglobin, and pBNP.
SMN: 10444834, 10453531
Code Information All software versions and serial numbers
Recalling Firm/
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc
2 Edgewater Dr
Norwood MA 02062-4637
For Additional Information Contact
Manufacturer Reason
for Recall
Software defect, where either an Above Assay Range or an inaccurate value could potentially be reported, in the Stratus CS Acute Care Diagnostics System regarding TestPak calibration and quality control (QC) status when a TestPak is due to expire within 48 hours.
FDA Determined
Cause 2
Software design
Action Siemens Healthcare issued an Urgent Field Safety Notice by e-mail to all affected Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Regional offices on June 22, 2016 both in the United States and Outside the US for communication with affected customers. This notice informs customers of the issue and provides mitigation instructions. Customers are to contact Siemens Customer Care Center or their local Siemens technical support representative at 800-405-6473. Siemens Healthcare is currently developing a software update to address this issue and will be providing new information as it becomes available
Quantity in Commerce 977 units
Distribution Worldwide Distribution -- USA, U.A.E., Algeria, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bangladesh, Belgium, Bosnia Herzeg., Botswana, Canada, Colombia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Libya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Namibia, P.R. China, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, U.A.E., and United Kingdom.
Total Product Life Cycle TPLC Device Report

1 A record in this database is created when a firm initiates a correction or removal action. The record is updated if the FDA identifies a violation and classifies the action as a recall, and it is updated for a final time when the recall is terminated. Learn more about medical device recalls.
2 Per FDA policy, recall cause determinations are subject to modification up to the point of termination of the recall.
3 For details about termination of a recall see Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 21 §7.55.
510(K) Database 510(K)s with Product Code = JHX and Original Applicant = DADE BEHRING, INC.