[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

Re: [IP] Skin infections

Natalie--I had not noticed that, but we have been putting a little tape over
the half that does not disconnect strictly to anchor the
*trouncing off to check Paddy's site, which has lasted two days but is
beginning to look ewy*

> I was having little infection with the Sils (same as Tenders, I think!)
> and I solved the problem by putting a piece of Tegaderm OVER the place
> where the little round window is. If you look closely, you'll see that
> the place where the tube goes out of the plastic button and into the
> window is OPEN -- there is no protection between the wound and whatever
> contaminant happens to touch that window.

for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
send a DONATION http://www.Insulin-Pumpers.org/donate.shtml