Recall of Device Recall Clinical Chemistry Prealbumin, List Number 1E0220

According to U.S. Food and Drug Administration, this recall involved a device in United States that was produced by Abbott Laboratories Diagnostic Div.

What is this?

A correction or removal action taken by a manufacturer to address a problem with a medical device. Recalls occur when a medical device is defective, when it could be a risk to health, or when it is both defective and a risk to health.

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  • Type of Event
  • Event ID
  • Event Risk Class
    Class 3
  • Event Number
  • Event Initiated Date
  • Event Date Posted
  • Event Status
  • Event Country
  • Event Terminated Date
  • Event Source
  • Event Source URL
  • Notes / Alerts
    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.
  • Extra notes in the data
    Prealbumin, Antigen, Antiserum, Control - Product Code JZJ
  • Reason
    These specific protein assays are not meeting the 57-day on board stability claim.
  • Action
    A Device Correction letter identifying the changes being made to the frequency of QC monitoring for these assays, will be distributed to all AEROSET and ARCHITECT c8000 customers which utilize the IgM, Prealbumin and Apolipoprotein Al Specifc Protein assays on November 10,2005 via direct mailing. Outside the U.S. each country organization will need to determine the appropriate method for the effectiveness check..


  • Model / Serial
    Lot Number(s): 32063HW00, 27019HW00, & 23044HW00
  • Product Classification
  • Device Class
  • Implanted device?
  • Distribution
    Nationwide, plus Australia, Canada, Columbia, Germany, Guatemala, Hong Kong, mexico, & New Zealand
  • Product Description
    Clinical Chemistry Prealbumin, List Number 1E02-20
  • Manufacturer


  • Manufacturer Address
    Abbott Laboratories Diagnostic Div, 820 Mission St, South Pasadena CA 91030-3142
  • Source