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Re: [IP] new pumper

At 08:28 PM 4/27/03, you wrote:
>  I am using the Quick-set with the 9mm cannula. I was told that if i 
> could pinch
>more than 1 inch of skin on my stomach that i needed the 9mm instead of 
>the 6mm,
>but maybe not if u r saying i shoudl use a shorter one. Yes, it was very scary
>for me to have it happen twice in one day. I had a very weird itchy sensation
>and then I saw blood slowly fill u the catheter and then i changed the 
>site and
>had a gusher as you called it. I changed the location of the site and it 
>once again....about 12 hours later.April

Well, I can certainly pinch "more than 1 inch" and I still use the 6mm 
QuickSet with very good results.  With the 9mm my sites were getting sore 
and painful after about a day, the 6mm last me 3-4 days with no 
problems.  YMMV.

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